Political metaphor challenge: Hurry up(!) edition

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My friend (and former msnbc analyst) Air Force Lt. Col. (Ret.) Rick Francona spotted this animated crosswalk sign in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Notice what happens to the little guy as the time that it’s safe to be in the crosswalk draws to an end.  Seems ripe for a political metaphor, no?

Mexico and Rachel Maddow Show Metaphors

Political metaphor challenge: Hurry up(!) edition

Updated