I just don't post enough on this blog. But I assure you, I had no intention of keeping the picture of Michele Bachmann painted up like a clown at the top of the page for as long as I did. I have too many friends who are repelled by clowns, and so, so many more friends who are repelled by Michele Bachmann.
I feel horrible. I probably should have installed a bucket on the side of your monitor, for anyone with a weak stomach to vomit nervously into.
Something like this:
Hopefully, the Colonel doesn't look too much like a clown in that lipstick.
(Image shamelessly boosted from here, by the way.)