My first thought? Not enough Charlie Rich. The Congressional Republicans could have had some fun with an ad titled “Behind Closed Doors,” making a kind of Weird Al parody video with unions letting their “hair hang down,” making Democrats “glad that they’re in Congress.” In fact, the word “congress” could be used as a double entendre for the marriage of statists and special interests pushing ObamaCare legislation away from the sunlight of public scrutiny.

However, it’s still a great reminder that all of the HopeandchangeTM promised during the 2008 campaign has turned into much greater opacity: