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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

    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."

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


    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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