Admiration for Boehner will grow in retrospect as his successor demonstrates how hard it is to keep House Republicans from forming a circular firing squad
I want to avoid a circular firing squad
," Vitter said, displaying an image where members who support a common cause shoot each other rather than a common enemy.
But these same groups were relying on the state for advice, creating a virtual circular firing squad
slugfest; or what I call the circular firing squad
, where everybody's shooting at everybody else.
The Impossible State also lacks the circular firing squad
quality that made many of the previous Bush administration memoirs at the very least highly entertaining.
Considering the fact that Jakans was transferred to a non-existing department, this circular firing squad
looks like a provincial theater, Freimanis said.
The forming of a circular firing squad
is never a good idea," he e-mailed back.
Now it's just a circular firing squad
with everybody attacking each other and no coherent belief system, no leaders.
Contradictory policies such as these - which have been all too common during this presidency - make the military and diplomatic decision-makers in the Bush administration appear as though they are operating in a circular firing squad
Unless there's another circular firing squad
or new information comes out.
But it wouldn't be a circular firing squad
if the Club for Growth actually cared whom the governor respects.
Mind you, even I underestimated the parliamentary part-y's ability to form a circular firing squad
A war over subsidies in the solar industry is like a circular firing squad
where everyone gets hurt," added Shah.
Californians who are desperate to reverse their school system's decline are busily organizing a circular firing squad
Democrats are in a circular firing squad
here," Schatz concluded.