Smitty, Porch Manque for the Other McCain, spells out what courage means.
Robert Reich wants the POTUS to "Show Courage on Healthcare". Courage would entail facing the people and saying that there is no fu[nd]ing way possible to do anything at the federal level that improves upon the situation, in a Constitutionally inarguable way, without exacerbating the crushing debt problem.
That Smitty. He's got a strong Constitution.
And an update.