The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #34698   Message #471518
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
27-May-01 - 08:55 PM
Thread Name: POL: A Salute to Jim Jeffords!
Subject: RE: POL: A Salute to Jim Jeffords!
A turncoat is someone who decides they are on the wrong side, and changes sides. It's the right thing to do sometimes, but you'll always be called a traitor by the side you're leaving.

I'm still a bit puzzled by all this. Apparently it doesn't matter how you vote on all the issues, but what does matter is whether you are officially signed up to one of the parties - even if you consistently vote the other way, any time you get a chance...