At this point, you have to laugh. Clearly, the macabre context (i.e., a deadly epidemic that's killing an average of ~1,500 Americans each day) is the furthest thing from funny. But Mitch McConnell's commitment to obstinance on the price tag for more fiscal stimulus is truly something to behold. Here's what's so astounding. McConnell's demeanor admits of nothing in the way of self-awareness when it comes to how steadfastly stubborn he's been for the past four months. But Mitch is self-aware.