At yesterday’s meeting, the President’s patience worn thin, and he accused Boehner of just wanting to kill all his initiatives, setting off what was reportedly a “testy exchange.”Smitty, et al., seeks to moderate The Moderate Voice, and ultimately finds the moderation.
In effect, Mitch McConnell and John Boehner have chosen not to practice traditional politics but act like a government-in-exile, retreating to the sidelines and sniping until they can return to power.
But there is more moderation to be found in The Village Voice post. The use of the phrase 'retreating to the sidelines and sniping' is an accurate depiction. It is shown well by the following video where Purple People Eater, Jim Marshall demonstrates the Obama agenda:
Mr. President we will not assist you while you are running the wrong way.