Wishful Thinking In this Gary Varvel cartoon, the President appears to be furloughing Pelosi, Boehner, Reid and McConnell. How I wish that were actually going to happen . . . Via The Patriot Post. Share 04 Mar 2013 by CapnBob Beltway Kabuki Congress Humor Whacko Politics Next Cactus Hillbilly Previous Javelina 2 Responses Comments2 Pingbacks0 Crotalus says: 05 Mar 2013 at 09:49:56 And the tyrant in chief is thinking, “This is good! Now I won’t have to end run Congress! Just fire them!” Cap'n Bob says: 05 Mar 2013 at 17:40:04 Yep – damn three branch system gets in his way ALL THE TIME.