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Fri Apr 6, 2012, 06:53 PM

 

Conservative Confusion over Obama and 'Social Darwinism'

Apr 6 2012, 2:27 PM ET

Jennifer Rubin, blogging at the Washington Post, has this to say about President Obama's use of the term "thinly veiled social Darwinism" to describe Paul Ryan's budget: "Let's be clear about two things. The supposedly erudite Obama labeled Ryan a race supremacist..."

Let's be clear about one thing: Jennifer Rubin doesn't have the slightest idea what she's talking about.

http://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2012/04/conservative-confusion-over-obama-and-social-darwinism/255560/

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Response to HarveyDarkey (Original post)

Fri Apr 6, 2012, 07:00 PM

1. Hell, even William Jennings Bryan used to rail on about that right-wing horseshit

 

a century ago. The Prairie Populists were well aware of the ugly right-wing Social Darwinists of their day were up to...rag on Bryan all you want for other things, but he knew the dark side of the right-wing mindset, and he opposed it eloquently...

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Response to HarveyDarkey (Original post)

Fri Apr 6, 2012, 07:16 PM

2. my conclusions: Jennifer Rubin is either obtusely stupid or deliberately deceitful.

 

Those are her only two choices. It is up to her to decide which one she is.

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Response to HarveyDarkey (Original post)

Fri Apr 6, 2012, 09:16 PM

3. Charge her with a BWS:

Blogging While Stupid

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