Friday, March 27, 2009

Bachmann in Overdrive

The World of Wackos is getting dangerous. At Talking Points Memo, we learn Michele Bachmann is trying out for cheerleader.
Bachmann: Right now I'm a member of Congress. And I believe that my job here is to be a foreign correspondent, reporting from enemy lines. And people need to understand, this isn't a game. this isn't just a political talk show that's happening right now. This is our very freedom, and we have 230 years, a continuous link of freedom that every generation has ceded to the next generation. This may be the time when that link breaks. And I'm going to do everything I can, I know you are, to make sure that we keep that link secure. We cannot allow that link to break, because as Reagan said, America is the last great hope of mankind. where do we go--

Hannity: The last great hope of man on this Earth.

Bachmann: Do we get into an inner tube and float 90 miles to some free country? There is no free country for us to repair to. That's why it's up to us now. The founders gave everything they had to give us this freedom. Now it's up to us to give everything we can to make sure that our kids are free, too. It's that serious. I hate to be dramatic, but--

Hannity: It's not -- you are not overstating this case, Congresswoman, and you don't need to apologize for it. And as a matter of fact, it's refreshing. And I can tell you, all around this country, on 535 of the best radio stations in this country, people are saying "Amen," "Hallelujah", "where have you been?"
There's audio and more at the link.

[Postscript: The holy Father Briggs, who paid for the billboard shown above, has been dead for a few years. The photo has nothing directly to do with the story, really.]


Reamus said...

No, please...I cannot LISTEN to her. Is there any chance she has heard of Canada? I think its a free ciuntrtuy but then I have only been there six times...

Hannity is such a GREAT interviewer, is he not?

troutay said...

Please spare us from idiots. Being from Minnesota, most of us can not understand how she keeps getting elected.

Reamus said...

A number of us NOT from your great state often wonder if she was born of human parents.
She exceeds all my expectations as a fruitcake.