Ed Morrissey is spot on, again, when he gives tips to Tea Partiers heading to D.C. for the People's Surge tomorrow.
Conservatives have begun melting the phones but calls from non-constituents are being mostly ignored. Show of hands — who’s going tomorrow? And among those of you who are, who’s still so ignorant about the basics of the bill after month upon endless month of Obama speechifying that you need some Democratic backbencher to explain it to you? A few tips if you do find yourself inside some lucky Blue Dog’s office: Be sure to ask (a) what Pelosi’s bribing him with; (b) why, if Democrats are so confident about cost control, they had to rig the estimate on the first decade of costs by delaying the program’s start by five years (in fact, just hand your rep a copy of this); (c) how he/she can be so sure what’s in the bill when they’ll be busy writing it right at that very moment.One of my favorite things about the guys at Hot Air is that their analytic skills and wit are almost unparalleled. They bring such fresh and cogent ideas to many of the issues we face every day, combined with humor and humility.