Storm Bear

With Rove gone, how far will Cheney go?

Filed By Storm Bear | August 13, 2007 8:23 AM | comments

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Tags: gay cartoons and comics, George W. Bush, humorous blog post, Karl Rove, politics, resignation, webcomics


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A great many of us have looked forward to the day when Rove left the White House for good, but have we really thought about a post-Rovian BushCo White House?

I haven't.

I have sometimes thought Cheney chaffed a bit at Rove's apparent closeness to Bush Junior - there were some places where the VP couldn't tread due to Rove's position. Cause God knows, anything that would disrupt Cheney's Fourth Branch Of Government is a bad thing.

We have all seen how far Cheney is willing to push his power WITH Rove firmly planted in the Oval Office, but will Cheney now see ANY limits? How much of a impediment was Rove to Cheney?

Don't get me wrong, I am glad Rove is gone, but I don't think the Democrats have a strategy in place to handle "All Cheney, All The Time."

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Jen Jorczak | August 13, 2007 12:35 PM

Geez, I was so busy speculating on which candidate will win Rove's strategEVIL abilities next (c'mon, do you really think he's gonna sit around the ranch writing a book when there are evil campaigns yet to manage?), I hadn't even considered Cheney staging a 4th branch coup and establishing himself as Unholy Roman Emporer...

Cheney staging a 4th branch coup and establishing himself as Unholy Roman Emporer

HAHAHAHAHAHAHA Not a funny subject, but a damn funny line, Jen. :)