Update: On the Occupy front, there was a march and protest in Milwaukee today in which a pregnant woman was trampled by a police horse. Condition unknown. And right now in Washington Square Park in Manhattan, the saucepans have made an appearance at the Infinite Solidarity protest. Get your saute pans ready. You can follow current events here at UStream.
This was what happened to the Wisconsin public employees unions after their epic match with their opponents, the well funded Republican message machine:
Some people would like the Democrats to find common ground with the Republicans and go to the get together with Governor Walker. In their heads, it will look something like this:
And this is how the Republicans see it:
Any questions? Because I got the feeling that some readers were confused.
Oh, BTW, did you ever wonder why the police unions were exempted from the new rules that were imposed on the teacher’s unions and other unions? Consider this:
That’s right. You want to have the thugs on your side. In Wisconsin’s case, the thugs wouldn’t go along but that’s the general idea.
Why, yes, yes it *is* evil. Keep those images in mind the next time you see Walker’s, or any other Republican’s face on TV.