I knew these dudes would ask for our thanks and sympathy after their “hard battle.” From the NY Times:
But given the energy that had been expended in the fight, most members of Congress simply seemed ready to head home for the summer. The House dispatched lawmakers until Sept. 7. Senators were eager to follow.
“I have a home in Nevada that I haven’t seen in months,” Mr. Reid said wistfully on the floor. “My pomegranate trees are, I’m told, blossoming.”
Seriously, what is this shit? Shove your pomegranates up your ass, please.