Conservatives Conflate Official McCain Events With Random Sh*t They Find on Google

The Anchor Baby summarizes the wingnut pushback on the unmasking of the diseased Republican base:



The Obamedia is attempting to set yet another false narrative: The narrative of the McCain "mob." McCain-Palin rallies are out of control, they wheedle. Conservatives are mad! They're yelling mean things about Obama and calling him names! It' scaaaaary!

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Let's talk about "insane rage" and "violent escalation." This is insane rage -- Madonna bashing Sarah Palin and shrieking "I will kick her ass..."
Did you see what AB just did? She went from "McCain-Palin rallies" to a Madonna concert. (Glenn Reynolds used the same tactic -- an NHL game and an Obama campaign rally are the same thing!)



Um, since when do we hold Madonna concerts to the same standards of decorum as presidential campaign events?

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