Archives For September 7, 2011

Republicans are nutjobs. Not all of them, but a lot of them. They are people who view society as something that should not evolve or grow or make progress. They are dragged kicking and screaming into the march of progress and the betterment of society, and they do as much as possible to curb or reverse such trends. They are also people who by and large conflate their views of how government and society should be run with their personal religious convictions. What’s worse, half the time their religious convictions don’t sync up with what the Republican party actually stands for. Find me the passage in the New Testament where it says that those with the most money should have the greatest voice and the most power.

So yeah, I don’t agree with most Republicans on almost anything. There are a few things I do sometimes agree with them on, but not many. That’s why it makes me sad when I do agree with them on things that they are 100% right about for 100% the wrong reasons. ThinkProgess, a left wing site, recently published an article about a poll which revealed that approximately 2/3 Republicans and FOX News viewers believe Islam is incompatible with American values. I am neither a conservative, nor a FOX News viewer (other than occasionally, and only ironically), but I am inclined to agree with that statement. In fact, they are completely correct. Continue Reading…