Originally Posted by Fox128i
You might be on to something there. Hope not, but it's a distinct possibility.
Looks like the night of the long knives is about to happen. If they "no-confidence" Boehner it's the end of a deal. The republicans will not be able to bring together enough votes to make a deal happen. I'd say the odds are going up, not for a definitive rejection of a deal but for a collapse leading to inaction.
And of course one can't assume the dems will all get in line either. We haven't heard from the left yet.
Key the sound of screeching tires, breaking glass.
Of course Day One of cliff diving nothing actually happens that can't be undone. I'm waiting for the debt ceiling mud wrestling to start.