CONSIDER THE CLEAR CONTRADICTIONS: FACTS JUST DON’T MATTER.
Millions of self-identified Jihadists chant “death to the west!” for decades citing the Koran: not Islamic terrorists.
Three Christian theocrats found on some bogus website: global Christian Taliban conspiracy!
Decades of developing poison gas and biological agents, along with efforts to develop nuclear weapons and actual use of gas to kill thousands upon thousands of people in Iraq and Iran: not WMD.
Pressure cookers: WMD.
War on Terror: America’s fault.
War on the West: America’s fault.
Public education: academic freedom.
Wringing the necks of full-term newborns: not murder.
Legally carrying out the death penalty, or defending yourself on the battlefield: murder.
Defending citizens by securing borders and enforcing immigration laws: discrimination.
Forcing people to pay for abortion against conscience and forcing support of same sex marriage against conscience: not discrimination.
Debating the Left: censorship or hate speech.
Actually silencing the Right: public service.
Taking money from one citizen to give it to another citizen or illegal alien: not stealing.
Working hard and saving your earnings to invest and retire comfortably: stealing.
Embracing the Founders’ vision and speaking out for liberty: racism.
Telling whites to ride at the back of the bus: justice.
Ignoring 1,300 years of Islamic aggression: multiculturalism.
Excluding Christians from equal protection: diversity.
Raising taxes in a recession and increasing spending and debt: economic development promoting recovery.
Cutting taxes, reducing spending and lowering debt: imperialism, colonialism, racism, exploitation of the masses by the crass bourgeoisie.
Expanding massive central government and increasing bureaucratic power to arbitrarily regulate private lives: liberty and justice for all.
Limiting government and empowering private citizens: tyranny.
Confronting enemies and supporting allies: mindless nationalism leading to war.
Surrendering to enemies and throwing allies under the bus: enlightened foreign policy.
Man-made global warming: science.
Intelligent design: religion.
Rule of law: tool of tyrants.
Political correctness: law that rules.
Constitution: outdated, inflexible, irrelevant.
Rules for Radicals: gospel.
Abortion doctors: health practitioners.
Terrorists: freedom fighters.
American soldiers: terrorists.
Israel: police state run by genocidal lunatics.
Iran: center of culture, art, learning, and spirituality.
Thank you for clarifying matters for us, Mr. Holder and Mr. Obama.
Allan Erickson enjoyed an 11-year career in radio, television and print journalism as a reporter, talk show host, and operations manager. He then turned to sales and marketing for a decade. Ten years ago he started his own training and recruitment company in the Pacific Northwest. Allan & wife Jodi have four children and live in California. He is also the author of “The Cross & the Constitution in the Age of Incoherence,” Tate Publishing, 2012. Available for speaking engagements. firstname.lastname@example.org
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