Andrew Sullivan cuts to the quick regarding deficit peacocks and the reality of our voting populace at the end of this video piece. The real reason the GOP rails against social programs is because once enacted, people like them. What they don't like, and what the GOP exploits, is having to pay for those programs. It's a massive case of bratty behavior that requires an adult to set straight. Is Obama the adult who will finally treat the American public like adults? That's to be seen, but it's surely not the leaders of today's Republican party.