Politico and Bill Marler on the Food Safety Stalemate

If you want clear and convincing evidence that no sane person should ever enter politics, check out Politico’s superb coverage of the senatorial maneuverings behind the food safety bill.

Food safety attorney Bill Marler tweeted a thoughtful summary of one key participant’s role:

Senator Coburn – you are a douche.

For those who have never studied law, “douche” is apparently an esoteric legal term for a person who lacks decency and principles.