Mike Papantonio and Ed Schultz discuss the less-than-stellar crop of GOP contenders who will be fighting it out to become the 2012 Republican presidential candidate. As Mike points out, the GOP has very little to be excited about.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced