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Sun Jan 13, 2013, 09:06 PM

"The Tea Party is the American Taliban..."

I know this is just TV, but godamnit... Goosebumps, I tell ya. Goosebumps.

Why can't we have a real-life high profile Republican with enough spine to say this, Jon Huntsman Jr.'s mini-rant notwithstanding?

Another poignant scene from my current favorite TV show.

"So when you ask what makes us the greatest country in the world, I don't know what the fuck you're talking about."

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Sun Jan 13, 2013, 10:05 PM

2. That's what I've been calling them. Unfortunately the entire GOP

is currently being controlled by these idiot crackpots, it seems.

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Response to ProfessionalLeftist (Reply #2)

Mon Jan 14, 2013, 12:43 AM

3. A very loud minority can cause normative conformity among the remaining majority.

One has to only look back at the McCarthy era, and more recently, the lemming-like press corps at the onset of the two Bush Wars.

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