Democrats: Rivaling the classic definition of Chutzpah


There is a word, Chutzpah, that means pride / arrogance mixed with sheer nerve / gall but with an additional element that's hard to capture (like many foreign terms - and note: Chutzpah can be good or bad, depending on the situation).  The classic definition of Chutzpah is the boy who murders his parents then pleads for mercy because he's an orphan.

I was listening to NPR yesterday while driving home - yes, yes, Hashem bless my blood pressure but know your enemy - and this woman is talking about the need for a fair trial in the Senate (and calling for "witnesses", subpoenaing documents, etc., and damning the GOP for blocking these things).

Uh huh.

I was screaming at the radio: You Leftists impeached President Trump under kangaroo court rules that would make a banana republic blush in embarrassment (either that, or flog the bishop from envy)… and NOW you speak of fairness?

Proposal: This is a new definition that supplants the one I cited above.

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Sanity break for a few days

Not that there's nothing going on, of course.  But I need - desperately - to get my blood pressure back under control.

Hashem bless us all as we move into uncharted waters politically and geopolitically.

Be back in a few days.  In the meantime, please peruse my I READ list.  That's where I go, anyway, for most of my materials.


Gratuitous Rule 5 Friday: Women Across the Table

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