Saturday, April 11, 2015

Cruzin' On

Ted Cruz, Rand Paul In Self-Defeat Before Hillary Clinton's Big Weekend | Crooks and Liars

...Yes, folks, Cruz really did accuse gay people of fighting a holy war against the right wing conservatives who've spent decades trying to maintain anti-gay sodomy laws legalize discrimination against LGBTs, and make life miserable for anyone who isn't ‘straight' under the rubric of their narrow religious convictions. The word for this kind of rhetoric is "projection bias."
The son of a radical preacher and birther conspiracy theorist, Cruz actually seems to believe that he can personally reverse the trend-lines of opinion on marriage equality and win as an anti-gay candidate - a kind of political-climate denialism to match his views on global warming...

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