1. I never did get around to reading After America. I guess I’ll have to now, to find out what happens next.
2. John Boehner’s strategy will probably be the following: If 60 percent of the American people support something that Obama wants, enough House Republicans will vote for it to become law. That’s the only way House Republicans can avoid getting wiped out in 2014. The American people have chosen, and they deserve to get what they want, “good and hard.”