The Breakfast Machine
The Bathtub Test
During a visit to my doctor, I asked him, “How do you determine whether an older person should be put in an old age home?”
“Well,” he said, “we fill up a bathtub, then we offer a teaspoon, a teacup and a bucket to the person to empty the bathtub.”
“Oh, I understand,” I said. “A normal person would use the bucket because it is bigger than the spoon or the teacup.”
“No,” he said. “A normal person would pull the plug. Do you want a bed near the window?
Via Bits And Pieces
With Gerrymandering….almost impossible.
But….throw in Donald Trump as the Republican nominee and Republican Senators and Representatives having to defend what he says……a backlash of moderation could give Democrats a huge chunk if not enough to take back the House.
November 20, 2015By Taegan Goddard
“Republicans currently hold their largest majority in the House of Representatives since the New Deal and Democrats would need to flip 30 seats next November to regain control of the chamber. It’s a tall order, but Minority Whip Steny Hoyer isn’t ruling out a wave election next year,” Real Clear Politics reports’.
‘Said Hoyer: “I’m not predicting at this point in time we’ll take the 30 seats we need, but I do not believe that is impossible either. I think it would be very possible that we could well do that.”