American people, working people, people struggling to keep a roof over their head or to send their kids to school, are a tough bunch.
|Workers, students waiting for a bus in January|
A resilient bunch. A ridiculously hard-working bunch. No matter what Republicans try to tell you. No matter how badly Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) tries to disparage them for spending too much money on "movies, booze, and women." (See the link.)