Kissing Joe McCarthy

Discussion in 'Politics' started by BlindLemonBoosh, Oct 19, 2008.

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    Minneapolis — In an interview on the MSNBC program "Hardball," host Chris Matthews asked Bachmann, currently running for reelection in Minnesota's 6th District, if she thinks Obama may have anti-American views. Her response: "Absolutely. I'm very concerned that he may have anti-American views."

    A day earlier at a debate in St. Cloud with her Democratic opponent, Elwyn Tinklenberg, Bachmann spoke kindly of Obama.
    "If the presidency would somehow go to Barack Obama, I would welcome him to the 6th District as well," Bachmann said after the debate. "As a matter of fact, I would put my hand on his shoulder and give him a kiss if he wanted to"

    Strange juxtaposition.

    The spirit of Joe McCarthy lives.
    "What I would say is that the news media should do a penetrating expose and take a look. I wish they would. I wish the American media would take a great look at the views of the people in Congress and find out if they are pro-America or anti-America"

    Now, to put her present rhetoric into a very interesting context:


    This may be of interest to those who find this brand of serial behavior outrageous.