Based on rigorous polling of myself, Democrats are failing just like Republicans failed. So there.
DougJ at Balloon Juice rightly points out that Brooks failure to mention Iraq as being pretty important to the history of the Republican Party’s failure during the Bush years. Implied but unmentioned by DougJ is that Brooks’ claims of Democrats walking the same failed strategic path as Republicans doesn’t hold water without a failure of parallel scale and unpopularity. Seeing none, let’s swiftly move on from Brooks’ idiocy and never mention this column again.