Mark, surely you know the nature of a rhetorical question. And I agree with you that the other side is flat out evil. But few people are as partisan as we are, at least on an outpatient basis.
I posed the question because it goes to the question of depressing — and betraying — the promises that Obama has made to the country and to the base. You and I will continue to vote and support Democrats against the Republicans because (to borrow from Nye Bevan) the Republicans are “lower than vermin.” But for the millions of people who voted for the man, stating that Republicans are evil is not enough. They won’t show up to the polls.
He has to deliver. He hasn’t, yet. I won’t go through the litany again. But “trust me” or good speeches are simply not good enough anymore.