You know the ditch, the one Republicans drove us into while drinking Slurpees or something.

Via RCP:

On the Monday broadcast of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Obama campaign adviser Robert Gibbs used a familiar metaphor about a “car in the ditch” that President Obama was known for using throughout 2010.

“When Barack Obama got the keys to the bus it was trapped in the ditch with three flat tires. We’ve changed the tires, we’ve pulled the bus out of the ditch, and we’re starting up the road to strengthening the middle class,” Gibbs said this morning.

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