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  •  Oh dear god. (3+ / 0-)
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    AnnetteK, bythesea, nanorich

    Well. He has a lot of company in conservative circles.

    . He told Weigel in an email that he's "rather notorious for not understanding sarcasm or satire
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    After all

    GOP Rep Fooled by Onion's 'Abortionplex' Story
    Rep. John Fleming outraged over fake Planned Parenthood facility

    (NEWSER) – The Abortionplex, a fake business dreamed up by the Onion, has fooled quite a few naïve souls who were simply outraged when they read about it. Now you can add a Louisiana congressman to the list of people who, somehow, failed to figure out that the Abortionplex is a joke. Literally Unbelievable, a blog dedicated to people who take Onion articles as fact, has a screenshot of Rep. John Fleming's Facebook page, where he links to the Onion article with this note: "More on Planned Parenthood, abortion by the wholesale."

    http://m.newser.com/...

    The latter, by the way, is one of my favorites of my Favorite Stupid Moments in GOP History1.

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    1 Favorite Stupid Moments in GOP History soon to be released  by Time-Life Books

    © grover


    So if you get hit by a bus tonight, would you be satisfied with how you spent today, your last day on earth? Live like tomorrow is never guaranteed, because it's not. -- Me.

    by grover on Wed Jul 02, 2014 at 02:07:11 PM PDT

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