I know this is a futile exercise, but let’s lay this out.
Every Republican in Congress defends Rush Limbaugh and parrots Glenn Beck, and all of the really important Republicans from Chuck Grassley to Big John Cornyn have at one time or another engaged in the “death panel” lie.
One Democrat stands up and takes a powerful position on healthcare reform.
He’s totally a wingnut.
Does that about sum it up?
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.