Thomas Jefferson was John Adams' Vice President. Bored, he wrote a procedure for the U.S. Senate. A Manual of Parliamentary Practice was published in 1801.
Instead of getting anything accomplished this week, members of the Senate decided to practice every f@#$in procedure in the manual.
The entire Middle East is a mess and they are returning to their days as the geeks on the high school debate team.
For Arlen Specter, to suggest to his employers we the people, just don't get the Senate, is condescending.
Your wrong, Senator "Single Bullet Theory."
We get it, you bastards have mastered the inability to get anything done. TJ would not be pleased with how his procedures have been used to get so little done.