David Kirkpatrick

March 27, 2009

GOP budget plan?

Filed under: Politics — Tags: , , , , — David Kirkpatrick @ 3:37 pm

Apparently this …

GOP budget chart

GOP budget chart

The Republican Party isn’t even trying anymore is it? This has already been very widely (and rightly so) mocked on the blogosphere as being a bit too reminiscent of South Park’s underwear gnomes profitability plan.
The “Rebpulican Road to Recovery” rectangle is where all the “magic” happens here. Too bad the curtain has long been pulled aside exposing exactly what that “magic” entails. And it’s not policy, brains or, judging by this chart, any iota of seriousness.
The long walk in the wilderness just got a little longer for the GOP.
(Hat tip: the Daily Dish)

January 16, 2009

Bush 43’s approval ratings …

Filed under: Politics — Tags: , , — David Kirkpatrick @ 5:28 pm

… in a chart. I think if that were a profit chart, the CEO-in-chief would get the axe long before now.

George W. Bush's approval ratings over his two terms.

George W. Bush's approval ratings over his two terms.