Courtesy of James Taranto, writing at the Wall Street Journal:
“So, let’s review the arguments:
• Republicans are bad, they lost the last election, and they have partisan motives for wanting to stop ObamaCare.
• People who are angry about this are crackpots who display swastikas and other invidious symbols. Also, their anger is insincere, and they are shills of the RNC. They wear nice clothes, and this is not to their credit.
• Some of the arguments against ObamaCare are false, according to Obama.
• If ObamaCare is defeated, Obama would be hurt.
“Is there any argument for ObamaCare? In all the material we reviewed for this item, only this, from the Obama email:
“In other words, the “crisis” is so urgent that any thoughtful deliberation would entail intolerable delay. This is the same old argument that has already failed.
“If this is the best the president can do, he deserves to lose resoundingly. If that hurts him, there’s always aspirin.”