As JFK said fifty years ago, when the Wall Street Journal criticizes the Republicans, it’s like L’Osservatore Romano criticizing the Pope. But here’s the deputy editorial page editor giving the best short analysis I’ve seen of the current clown show.
As for the current GOP field, it’s like confronting a terminal diagnosis. There may be an apparent range of treatments: conventional (Romney), experimental (Gingrich), homeopathic (Paul) or prayerful (Santorum). But none will avail you in the end. Just try to exit laughing.