Quote o’ the Day (Barney/Newt Edition)

Massachusetts Rep. Barney Frank (D- Frank You) officially started his farewell tour with a few broadsides aimed at freshly minted GOP presidential frontrunner Newt Gingrich (R- Newt You).

From Monday’s Boston Globe:

“As I look at the Republican debate, I have been casting ‘The Wizard of Oz,’’’ said Frank on the ABC news program “This Week.’’

“Newt is the Wizard of Oz,’’ he said. “There’s nothing there.’’

That followed an interview last week in which Frank, who is retiring from Congress, called Gingrich “a despicable human being. . . . I think he’s just one of the worst people that I know of who didn’t commit violence against somebody.’’

But wait – there’s more.

Frank insists that his disdain for Gingrich is nothing personal.

Seriously, Barney?

To paraphrase Oscar Wilde on British fox hunting, Frank vs. Gingrich is the unbearable in pursuit of the unconscionable.

About these ads
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Quote o’ the Day (Barney/Newt Edition)

  1. Curmudgeon says:

    There you go, John, act like a dining room table again.
    Shame on you.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s