Bwaney Fwank is a pitiful man

The question was a simple one. It all started with a question: “How much responsibility, if any, do you have for the financial crisis?”

Congressman Barney Frank gets very defensive and very pissy in the face of a direct, straightforward question. Indeed, he is quick to complain that the question is typical of ‘right wing’ attacks. He doesn’t come close to answering the question. Indeed, GOP politicians aren’t perfect (many of them aren’t even very good), but they don’t often instinctively resort to accusations that their critics are merely part of some left wing attack machine.