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1 geoffm33  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 5:53:47am

I was thinking this morning about a convo I had with a RWNJ on twitter about gas prices and that Obama has the control to drive the prices down (like Bush did, though this RWNJ forgot that Bush’s tactics involved a global economic meltdown and printing more money).

Anyway, what I was thinking was how some (R)’s but especially TPGOP’ers think that high gas prices are a travesty, but across the board spending cuts are good. That’s not a direct parallel, but I still find it odd.

2 Vicious Babushka  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 5:56:47am

re: #1 geoffm33

I was thinking this morning about a convo I had with a RWNJ on twitter about gas prices and that Obama has the control to drive the prices down (like Bush did, though this RWNJ forgot that Bush’s tactics involved a global economic meltdown and printing more money).

Anyway, what I was thinking was how some (R)’s but especially TPGOP’ers think that high gas prices are a travesty, but across the board spending cuts are good. That’s not a direct parallel, but I still find it odd.

RWNJ’s have short-term memory loss and think everyone else does too, because they keep insisting that the price of gas was $1.89 when it in fact only plummeted to that level when everything else went to shit in 2008.

3 Robur  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 6:55:42am

The crazies on the right claim loudly..Government does not work…and in electing them they prove that indeed when you put a right winger in a political office they truly destroy it and prove their point.

4 Tigger2  Wed, Feb 27, 2013 7:21:06am

They don’t care about the deficit they just want an excuse to try and kill Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.

5 Aligarr  Thu, Feb 28, 2013 4:47:04am

It goes deeper than that . Rush limbaugh set the TP battle cry , the day after the 2008 election ….I want to see him fail . To hell with evreything else . Since when is hatred rational ?


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