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November 16, 2010

House Democrats Weep As House Republicans Jubilate

It's really minor, but MSNBC denied me my schadenfreude by psychologically preparing for the loss on November 2 and dealing with the wipeout with bitter snark instead of tears. I tried to watch them for the weeps, but they refused to give them to me.

This is sort of good too though.

Dejected Democrats wiped away tears on the House floor Monday night while Republicans congratulated themselves on winning back control of the lower chamber.

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Joyful House GOP lawmakers, who will take control of the House in January with at least 85 new members, made no effort to conceal their elation.

Spotted crying: Dina Titus of Nevada and Debbie Halvorson of Illinois. Video please.


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