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  •  Beyond idiocracy to full-on fuckwit. (11+ / 0-)

    He's a teabagger who funded his med school via the Navy... and no doubt opposes that kind of government spending now.  

    You might remember him from a different context - his comments about his chain of Subway sandwich shops last fall (via Wikipedia):

    In a September 19, 2011 interview on MSNBC, in which Fleming criticized President Obama's proposed plan to increase taxes on the wealthy, Fleming told host Chris Jansing, "The amount that I have to invest in my business and feed my family is more like $600,000 of that $6.3 million...So by the time I feed my family I have, maybe, $400,000 left over to invest in new locations, upgrade my locations, buy more equipment." When Jansing asked Fleming if he thought the "average person" might be unsympathetic to Fleming's position, Fleming responded, "Class warfare never created a job...This is not about attacking people who make certain incomes. You know in this country, most people feel that being successful in their business is a virtue, not a vice, and once we begin to identify it as a vice, this country is going down."[10]
    that guy.  Glad he's not my doctor.

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