Eric Cantor (R-Va) is the new minority whip in the House; he’s perfect for the job. Cantor is the whiney, oily and unpopular kid we all had in our class in high school. A voice like chalk on a blackboard with a wholly-undeserved sense of entitlement and superiority.
Here’s a recent picture of Eric Cantor backing up John Boehner at a press conference just before the election:
But you have to give Eric some credit. Captain Ed believes that Eric is the reason that no Republicans voted for the stimulus bill in the House. And it stands to reason: Eric seems like the kind of guy you’d promise damn near anything to get him out of your office or off the phone.
Spot was just thinking how nice it was to have two friends who are great graphic artists. You can just say, “Boy, it would be nice to have a picture of . . . “ and it usually appears a short time later. One of them is Avidor, and the other is Tild, the creator of the animated gif above. A big thump of the tail to her.