Seriously, don’t they have anybody over there who can play this game?
“It reminded me of the feeling our troops must have had when they liberated the European nations after World War II,” state representative Greg Stumbo said at an event for McConnell’s Democratic challenger, Kentucky’s secretary of state Alison Lundergan Grimes. “Can you imagine what it felt like that you were liberating a country?”
“Well, you’re about to liberate your state from the worst reign of misabuse that we’ve seen in the last 30 years,” he added.
More via Hot Air, which notes that state Rep. Stumbo is politically pig-ignorant as well as historically so (and rather vile about it, too*); Senator McConnell’s power comes from being a facilitator between the state of Kentucky and the federal government. He is not an actual ruler or anything. Of course, admitting to objective reality wouldn’t be as much fun for the Democrats then, huh?
Well, I suppose that we should all be grateful that at least the Democrats didn’t go all racist about Sen. McConnell’s wife. This time.
*I understand that many people reading this despise Mitch McConnell; but that merely means that we have to be extra careful not to let the Left get away with hate speech. To quote the classics: