Anvil Watch: Wingers to Bush on Miers: "What have you done for me lately?"
Seems like gratitude is not a strong characteristic of The Winger Nature:
Yesterday's tribute by President Bush to William F. Buckley and National Review was arranged in happier times, when the Republican president and the right wing were still in a state of connubial bliss.
But the nomination Monday of Harriet Miers to the Supreme Court turned yesterday's gathering at the White House of the conservative intelligentsia into a special presidential edition of "Can This Marriage Be Saved?" (WaPo
So, in recommending Miers to Bush—but not, mind you, promising to vote for her—did Harry Reid throw Bush an anvil?
I'd have to say Yes. Splitting Bush from the VRWC and the operators of the Republican Noise Machine isn't such a bad outcome, now is it?