In what universe does a public official shirk her responsibilities and yet dominate the public discourse with a Facebook note to such an extent that responsible legislation gets dumped out of fear of the ignorance she has created?
Oh, that would be ours. In a parallel universe I suppose people are just laughing at Parallel Palin, forcing her into hiding, where she lives out a life of disgrace. And Parallel Grassley is forced to write out his words and eat them on live TV.
In the third panel, that bus is the real deal:
From a WaPo article about the powerful interests tossing gasoline on the fire.