Right-wing media personalities — each with their own records of anti-LGBT smears — used the June 12 Orlando massacre, in which a gunman wielding an assault weapon killed 49 people and injured 53 others at a gay nightclub, to lecture the LGBT community.
If there’s any value to this farce, it’s that Donald Trump continues to accidentally reveal essential truths about the Republican Party.
Trump might’ve finally gone too far, when he said about Fox News debate moderator Megyn Kelly: “You could see there was blood coming out of her eyes. Blood coming out of her wherever.”
Dive into the lunatic fringe of right wingers weighing in on the events in Charleston — and you’ll find some truly appalling, noxious, and deranged reactions. Here are just five of them
Former executive director of South Carolina’s Republican Party/troll Todd Kincannon has been getting a lot of attention for his sexist attacks on the Democratic candidate for governor of Texas, Wendy Davis. But he’s an amateur compared to RedState.com editor-in-chief Erick Erickson, who is also a paid contributor to Fox News. Erickson has been calling Davis “Abortion Barbie” […]
On the Internet, a troll purposely inflames anyone he can to attract attention to himself, in hopes of wasting everyone’s time and energy. In the Republican Party, a troll does the same thing and he becomes a hero of the far right and a frontrunner for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) […]