That certainly proved true today. The Senate voted on confirming the bumbling and inept buffoon Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense moments ago.

Alas, that evidently makes no difference. Incompetent? Well, that’s just par for the course now.


The reaction was swift and full of disgust.

Indeed. Now we have the Secretary of Dunce John Kerry and his “smart” diplomacy, and the bumbling Zen of Chuck Hagel.




And the roll call. On the cloture vote:

And on the confirmation vote:

Press secretary Carney tweets:

Twitter users take him to task.

It’s to be expected from an administration that uses our men and women in uniform as props.

Update: Post has been corrected to clarify the two votes: Cloture and final vote on confirmation.