There are 100 Senators in the USA. The most highly approved is Olympia Snow from Washington, a woman and a Republican.
So what about our two, here in the fine red state of Tennessee?
Bill Frist...Number Uh, 87? That would be 13 from the bottom.
America got you pegged Bill!
Lamar Alexander...Still can't break the top half at 56.
Hey guys, don't worry, OK? Everybody beat Rick Santorum. The piece of scum at the bottom at the list. (I say piece of "scum" as a polite version of what Santorum's name has become the slang term for, by the way)
To show you how badly our two boys are ranked, check this out. Widely disparaged by the right wing nut jobs, America thinks he does a pretty good job:
Ted Kennedy...number 36
This is from TPM Cafe. I encourage you to read the entire post and consider what it means:
...And when I returned, with the antiwar movement fast approaching full swing, I did experience some of the criticism and scorn you are talking about, but it wasn't really that bad. Except for employment - employers weren't critical of returning vets because of any particular disenchantment with the war, but rather that there was a widespread believe that us vets were unstable and likely to blow a fuse at any given moment. They feared us.
The Medium Lobster comes up with a more rational plan for Iraq than the one the President proposes.
"What, exactly" is the President's plan?" you ask.
"Damned if I know", everyone in America answers.
But the Medium Lobster has one, anyway: