Skip to main content

View Diary: Saturday nutpick-a-palooza: Don't tell a-holes not to be a-holes (191 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  Teabaggers' exclusion is a feature not a bug (3+ / 0-)

    It's at the heart of their "movement":  "We are the Real Americans, and we've been put upon by the browns and the gays and the commies for too long, and the way to fix this country is for us to band together and take back the country county by county, state by state, until we're in the WHITE House!"

    Then...

    "Once more the Sith will rule the galaxy, and we shall have peace..."

    "When and if fascism comes to America...it will not even be called 'fascism'; it will be called, of course, 'Americanism'" --Professor Halford E. Luccock of Yale Divinity School; New York Times article from September 12, 1938, page 15

    by demongo on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 11:02:24 AM PST

    •  Oh, Trent Lott spelled it out quite clearly (2+ / 0-)
      Recommended by:
      JML9999, thanatokephaloides

      years ago when he said that if we had only voted for Strom Thurmond for President we wouldn't have had "all these problems over all these years" to which he was referring to the civil rights movement.

      There's nothing new here, except for a more honest expression of what these people have always believed but previously were too polite to express so frankly.

      Pope Francis: the Thumb of Christ in the eyes of the Pharisees.

      by commonmass on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 11:04:37 AM PST

      [ Parent ]

    •  real Americans (0+ / 0-)
      "We are the Real Americans, and we've been put upon by the browns and the gays and the commies for too long, and the way to fix this country is for us to band together and take back the country county by county, state by state, until we're in the WHITE House!"

      Then...

      "Once more the Sith will rule the galaxy, and we shall have peace..."

      The peace of the graveyard.

      :-(

      "It's high time (and then some) that we put an end to the exceptionalistic nonsense floating around in our culture and face the fact that either the economy works for all, or it doesn't work AT all." -- Sean McCullough (DailyKos user thanatokephaloides)

      by thanatokephaloides on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 02:18:52 PM PST

      [ Parent ]

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site