Yglesias Award Nominee

"Instead of simply voting yes [on the Boehner plan], the [House Republicans] have formed a variety of unproductive coalitions: the Coalition of the Willfully Ignorant (who claim you don’t need a debt-ceiling increase or that markets won’t care and there will be no fallout) and the Coalition of It’s Someone Else’s Problem (because I just want to have an issue and campaign). Result: They suffer a political loss and America loses. Wow. Hope somebody either blinks, or thinks," – Douglas Holtz-Eakin.

Doesn't he know what Sarah Palin always tells us: never blink, never think. Just attack.