Rush Limbaugh could get away with playing “Barack the Magic Negro” on his show and Glenn Beck could get away with calling Obama a “racist” on his show and Newt Gingrich could get away with saying you can understand Obama “only if you understand Kenyan, anti-colonial behavior.”
After all, the CIA had Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, and they could either torture him or, as Cheney put it, “kiss him on both cheeks and tell us, please, please tell us what you know.”
Garner’s widow tells us that the killing of her husband had nothing to do with race. She and Eric were often harassed by police, calling them “Cigarette Man” and “Cigarette Man Wife.”
Then there was “rectal rehydration,” which the CIA also defended. The Washington Post quoted a Harvard doctor saying he was sure the CIA used it not for medical purposes but to cause “severe pain.”
Congressional approval is at an all-time low and if this is any indication of how business is done: it’s no wonder how we got here
We are now the monsters we set out to undo in the world. We are the criminals we sacrifice so much to protect our country from. We tortured our enemies, and now we are justifying it, and we are trying to further cover it up, and we are lying about it.
He didn’t die because he was black, or because officer Wilson or the Ferguson police force was racist. Brown died because he was stupid.
Bacon? You’re welcome. Football on Sunday? You’re welcome. Your horoscope? You’re welcome. Your angel tattoo? You’re welcome. Doing anything on the Sabbath? You’re welcome for that too
State Sen. Kevin Lumberg, R-Berthoud, has pulled the Bob Beauprez canard already, saying that the money would go for IUDs, and those are “abortifacients.”