It’s hard to imagine that there are politicians who still insist on the veracity of most of the conservative voodoo even when it is clearly and conclusively refuted. But there must be something in that old magic snake oil that gives us Louis Gohmert and reelects Sam Brownback. Just this morning I was imagining how the rest of the world is laughing at the United States. I guess we get the government we deserve.
Kurt Eichenwald writes a very informative article in Vanity Fair. I only point out two of the many examples of conservative nonsense so don’t fail to zip on over to Vanity Fair to read the complete article.