Holiday Doldrums

Republicans are apparently in a funk this holiday season.

According to recent polls, they are depressed and despondent. …

These people need a hug.

Much of this discontent is undoubtedly tied to President Obama’s trouncing of Mitt Romney in November. To add insult to injury, Gallup found last week that President Obama’s approval rating was at its highest level since October of 2009. [cont.]

Charles M. Blow, New York Times