Thursday, August 25, 2011
Quote of the Day
"Heaven knows there are loons and crackpots on the left, but nothing like the kind of focused outrage that's building on the populist right. It seems to me that it's going to be a very long time until November 2012."
-- Gene Lyons of the Arkansas-Democrat Gazette, in a column called "The Problem Is Texanism -- Not Texans" in today's Salon
The above-left image of Rick Perry featured in the piece pretty much sums up everything you need to know about him -- and everything you need to know about why it would be suicide to elect another swaggering, pretend tough-guy asshole like him.