They Grow ‘em Bigger in Texas – Rick Perry’s Little Mind, Trump and Birthers


“To the C students, I say you, too, can be president of the United States”

— George Bush, May 26, 2009

 

I like to think that Rick Perry, Cro-Magnon Governor of the Corporate State of Texas and a 2nd generation Birther, believes that GWB was directed at him and he got really, really pissed. I-hate-you Mitt Romney finger-pointing at a Repugnican debate pissed.

Today, Rick Perry wanted people to be discussing Steve Forbes’ his brilliant suicide squeeze of a flat tax reverse-Robin Hood give-away to the FatCats and Corporations. And I was ready to bite, chew and spit that plan all over his free-for-favors cowboy boots, I really was.

Then he gave an interview where he doubled down on the Birther talk, showing how clumsy he is with subtlety, not agreeing with the comments about birth certificates and the “need to be thorough”, all the while spreading the lies and bigotry.

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Liberals, Socialists, Progressives! Lend Me Your Ear!

If only this were true

I received a truly offensive email forwarded to me today and thought that those of us that believe in a fair, honest society need to read it to see exactly how far the dishonest right wingnuts of this country will go to lie their way back into power.

It would be a measure of sanity for the purveyors of this trash to ask themselves: If you have to lie because the facts do not support your position, what really is your objective? Does the lying make the hating easier? Why not be honest and proudly proclaim your racism?

It’s hard to understand why the Repugnicans so hate the country they say they love.

BTW – Obama a socialist? Mr. Obama, I’m a socialist. You’re no socialist, Mr. Obama.

Sorry for the length. Three parts: Forward by Mr. Evans, the offensive missive and my response.

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