I’m making a concerted effort not to ridicule the Tea Bag movement because I do believe that the anger and resentment felt by many Americans is entirely justified, if completely misguided. However, the sight of a protester calling a reported a ‘socialist parasite’, calling for the death of all communists and the closure of veterans hospitals (the protester is a veteran himself) was too much for me to handle. This is literally insane:
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.