Washington Post Associate Editor Eugene Robinson , a frequent guest analyst on MSNBC, in his Friday column on polls showing voters will throw out Democrats, again, in November: "This isn't an 'electoral wave,' it's a temper tantrum."
More Jennings from 1994: "Parenting and governing don't have to be dirty words: the nation can't be run by an angry two-year-old."
And more from Robinson this year: "The American people are acting like a bunch of spoiled brats."
James Taranto highlighted the similarities in his Friday "Best of the Web Today " for the Wall Street Journal's online opinion page.
Then-ABC World News Tonight anchor Peter Jennings in his daily ABC Radio commentary of November 14, 1994, the winner of the "Sore Losers Award (for Midterm Election Reporting) " in the MRC's "The Best Notable Quotables of 1994: The Seventh Annual Awards for the Year's Worst Reporting ."