The right wing extremist take-over of the GOP has taken a toll on the party.
Obama's approval rating at 56%.
The approval rating of Republicans in Congress sits at 25 percent, hovering around the 22-percent level it fell to in the wake of the debt ceiling crisis.
The Republican Party's favorable-to-unfavorable split is 36-59.
Only 46 percent of Republican voters approve of Republican leaders in Congress. By comparison, 71 percent of Democrats approve of their party's leaders in Congress.
House Speaker John Boehner's favorable-to-unfavorable split sits at 21-40.
More people think Democrats can "do a better job" handling jobs, the economy, Medicare, health care, Social Security and education.
Your crude analogy would be more descriptive of some of the unsavory characters that infest this board hawkook/heretard/penguin/wonton to name only a few.
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