My ire over the dishonorable way in which Marco Rubio has treated Judge Thomas continues unabated.
And I see I'm not alone.
Here's a great take by the incomparable GoD:
Don't kid yourself, this is all about Judge Thomas being gay. I guess it was bad enough he was black, it left Rubio's head spinning. Both Senators from Florida had to approve this appointment. Rubio is such a tool.This seems like a big sloppy wet kiss pander to the social neanderthals who currently hold the GOP hostage.
Let's be real about Marco Rubio -- he is our Paul Ryan.
A middling attorney turned middling legislator, he has been on the government dole for decades as he rails against those on the government dole yet he has produced nothing of substance or value.
He fails upward due to the prevailing winds and thinks he can fly.
Compare this empty suit to someone like Jeb Bush.
For more ire see Fred Grimm's excellent column today and this NYT piece which points out that we are again the laughing stock of the nation.
If you are interested there is a petition here you can sign that calls for Rubio to issue the darn
Sheesh this is embarrassing!