Maher on What Teenage Right-Wingers Represent: Conservatism Today Is "Just Being a Dick"

Last night in his show's "New Rules" segment, Bill Maher explored the phenomenon of teen and preteen conservative pundits, and what their success says about the maturity of their movement.

"I'm not trying to slam these kids, because being an asshole is totally understandable when you're fourteen," Maher says. "But my point is to Republican adults. When 14-year old boys sound exactly like you do... maybe you should rethink the shit that's coming out of your mouth."

And that's just the beginning.

Watch the entire "New Rules" segment below:

AlterNet / By Sarah Seltzer

Posted at June 23, 2012, 4:30am

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