Reid says Boehner just cares about being Speaker, Boehner tells Reid to fuck off. America dodges a mishap with the fiscal cliff, faces catastrophe from the debt ceiling debate. Senate Dems weigh their chances for a blitz to take out the government-crippling super-filibuster.
Meanwhile, other problems go unaddressed. The House GOP says no to aid for victims of Sandy, everyone forgets the Newtown massacre, the government crawls on without adequate revenues.
Can American government function when one party -- the Republicans -- has decided that government is the root of all evil? Any nation can fall. So can America. What has to be done to keep it stable and functioning?