OK, this isn’t your normal DFRW fare, but we can’t quite let this vision go.

New York Times columnist David Brooks shares the recesses of his subconscious with fellow columnist Gail Collins in an "Opinionator" dialog about the Romney campaign and the Olympics:

"In my nightmare, Obama is re-elected, Chicago finally gets the Olympic games and the entire opening ceremony is a Lady Gaga homage to the Dodd-Frank financial regulatory reform law, complete with giant inflatable blimps of its co-sponsors."

What would Freud say about that one?

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