The Grief Ahead
For reason number 44 why I am a socialist, check out Jim Kunstler's take on our great leading parties Mommy and Daddy at Clusterfuck Nation.
While you're there don't forget to follow the link to Zippy the Pinhead, who, surprisingly enough, is neither republican nor democrat but ought to be.
Now, as my cat potifrix is wont to say,
let us all bow our heads