There was a time when you could say that politics was dramatic: the Cuban Missile crisis comes to mind.
Today there is much ado about requiring the provision of contraceptives by all hospitals that receive Federal dollars. Not too long ago we heard about the huge 'fight' over the payroll tax cut.
Talk about tempest in a teapot!
With their grim looks and wild gestures of the politicos in front of the cameras you would think that the struggles were titanic!