Sunday, November 28, 2004

Saving Room for the Rotten Pie

Saving Room for the Rotten Pie
By Molly Ivins, AlterNet. Posted November 23, 2004.

If the worst is yet to come from this administration, it's going to be hard to save room for all the outrage and indignation that's coming our way.
Dan Green of New York City says of the election results, "You can't be depressed now, the worst is yet to come." Following that good advice, I intended to keep my indignation dry and save the outrage for when it is really needed, kind of like saving room for the pumpkin pie after Thanksgiving dinner. If we're going to get through the next four years, we have to pace ourselves, I concluded.
But here it is, not even three weeks into the new Bush regime, and already I'm jaw-dropped, you've-got-to-be-kidding mad....