David Horsey is one of my favorite political cartoonists. One very good reason why he is, is how he nails conservatives for how inane and needlessly destructive they are:
Here are snippets from an accompanying article from the Los Angeles Times written by David Horsey his very own self:
There seems to be no good news from the White House that cannot be reinterpreted as bad by conservatives. This anti-Obama negativity among Republican politicians and right-wing media is so predictable and reflexive that it has become comical.
Comical, says he. Or to put it another way:
This Obama-can-do-no-right contrarianism has attained a new comedic level following the announcement that one of the suspected leaders of the attack on the American Consulate and CIA station in Benghazi, Libya, has been captured by U.S. Delta Force soldiers and FBI agents. Rather than cheering the news, reaction on the right has been anything but celebratory. [...]
It has long been obvious that conservatives are unwilling to give Obama a shred of credit for anything good that happens on his watch... [W]ith their frantic rush to find something bad to say about Khattala’s capture, Republicans have gone far beyond serious skepticism and have attained a state of perfect silliness.
Or to put it another way: