Immediately after the deal was reached on the debt ceiling crisis that the Republicans in Congress created, Speaker John Boehner puffed out his chest and said he'd "gotten 98% of what he wanted."
The entire Republican establishment and way too many people on the left bought the braggadocio. Here's their current Vice-Presidential candidate joining in on all that with Sean Hannity.
Funny how now that their "take no prisoners" approach to avoiding a compromise led to automatic cuts to defense spending, they think our memories will be so short that they can try to blame the whole mess on President Obama.
Sorry Mr's Romney, Ryan and Boehner...we remember. You asked for this, you got it, and then you bragged about getting it.
Yeah, the truth is that you got your clock's cleaned by a superior negotiator. But its too late to start whining about that now.