COLUMN: Failure, the latest 'F' word in politics

Tuesday, March 17, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CDT

Even in the midst of an economic uncertainty, one constantly aggravated by the caterwauling of the prophets of doom on both sides of the political aisle, a ray of humor has penetrated the gloom. The party now in power has elected to counter “Obamamania” with its own desperation attack on the right — "Limbaughphobia.”