This animated gif really does encapsulate the current state of the GOP

A fun little animated gif from Sarah Parnass that really does encapsulate the past few weeks for the Republicans.

At a press conference the other day, devoted to yet another of their brilliant new hashtags – #time4solutions – tragedy struck the Republican party.

Of course, one man’s tragedy is another’s comedy gold.


Philip Bump over at the Atlantic Wire has a whole collection of the best moments of the GOP government shutdown. Do check them out.

And a reader sent another that also truly encapsulates the hubris of the GOP – this one possibly courtesy of


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