Is electing Democrats to control government spending, like marrying Angelina Jolie for her brains?

http://www.samizdata.net/blog/archives/2008/05/samizdata_quote_350.html "Two substantive political issues are the federal budget deficit and the war in Iraq. Now, if you're electing Democrats to control government spending, then you're marrying Angelina Jolie for her brains. This leaves the... show more http://www.samizdata.net/blog/archives/2008/05/samizdata_quote_350.html

"Two substantive political issues are the federal budget deficit and the war in Iraq. Now, if you're electing Democrats to control government spending, then you're marrying Angelina Jolie for her brains. This leaves the Democrats with one real issue: Iraq. And so far the best that any Democratic presidential candidate has been able to manage with Iraq is to make what I think of as the high school sex promise: I will pull out in time, honest dear." - PJ O'Rourke.
Update: Although she does seem smarter than Obama at least.
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/02/27/AR2008022702217.html
Staying to Help in Iraq
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