Honestly, I thought this was a foregone conclusion, but the hatred of the southern Republican Senators for all things union has foiled the attempt by GM, Chrysler and Ford to suckle from the bailout teat. Who would have thought I’d celebrate such disdain for a union? Not me.

Now we will see just how honest the Big 3’s dire predictions about their own futures actually were. I’ve said it before and now I can yell it from the mountain tops, let ’em swing! Nothing to see here people. The “free” market will sort them out.