Why Mickey Is For Chuck

This Kaus post is almost a Platonic one. Why, one asks, does Mickey wants Chuck Hagel to become defense secretary? So it will so piss off the House they’ll prevent immigration reform! It takes him a couple of days to come to a brilliant insight like that one, but brilliant it is:

In my lifetime, at least, Washington (in between elections) seems to have operated less like a football game and more like a dysfunctional family. Everyone has to have something to take away or else all hell breaks loose. The more Republicans get out of the next few months apart from immigration, the more they’re likely to let Obama have his amnesty. And the less they get …

Go Chuck!

Go Mickey!