Thursday, March 15, 2012

Mississippi Conservatives Speak: “Our President Should Be American, Not Muslim”

Rick Santorum recently won presidential primaries in Alabama and Mississippi. That such an anti-women, anti-gay reactionary can claim victory jibes with a recent Public Policy Institute poll regarding Republican attitudes in the two states. Alexandra Pelosi, “Real Time With Bill Maher” correspondent, wondered why Mississippi, the poorest state in the country, one that ranks high in health care problems and low in literacy, is also the nation’s reddest state. What makes so many of its citizens vote against their interests by supporting Republicans? The answers in interviews are disturbing–especially the racism toward President Obama. Watch:

2 comments:

Michael The Molar Maven said...

Sometimes ignorance displays its own ugliness and no comment is needed.

Jeff Tone said...

About as ignorant and ugly as it gets.