May 2, 2011
Rep. Michelle Bachmann (R- MN 6). Picture courtesy of LA Progressive.com
Donald Trump with his birther nonsense and boorish profanity laced tyraid at a Las Vegas speaking engagement (by the way very presidential Donald); has taken up the lion share of media attention when it comes to stupidity in politics.
But Congresswoman and possible Republican Presidential contender Michelle Bachmann (R, MN-6) still has the magic. Saturday speaking at a New Hampshire Republican event, she warned that America is seeing a dramatic loss of her economic liberty. Then she did what so many mountebanks and heartless opportunists do when they want to galvanize a crowd. She compared possible high tax rates to the holocaust.
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April 18, 2011
Courtsey of the UK telegraph. Photo Orange County GOP member sent out
This is only the second entry of this feature I have done since PVP established itself a couple of weeks ago. Initially I was contemplating doing my second post of this variety on the buffoonery of billionaire birther Donald Trump and his assertion that is as vacuous as its proponents are relentless; that Barack Obama was not born in the United States.
But when an e-mail surfaced from an official of the Orange County Republican Party member and tea party activist was sent out touching on the twin pillars of the fringe right, ‘birtherism and racism’ this was hands down the top contender to be the latest moment of idiocy.
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