Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Bachmann to Wingnuts: Slit Our Wrists, Be "Blood Brothers" Against Health Care Reform, Or

Michelle Bachmann Is a Stupid & Crazy Bitch, Part 1,981

The wingnuttiest wingnut of them all rides again! Congresscritter Michele Bachmann (R-Cloud Cuckoo Land) was in Colorado yesterday telling fellow reactionaries to give their all to oppose health care reform:

"What we have to do today is make a covenant, to slit our wrists, be blood brothers on this thing," said Bachmann. "This will not pass. We will do whatever it takes to make sure this doesn't pass."

[...]Bachmann also denounced a system under which some Americans pay half their income in taxes: "It's nothing more than slavery."

Notwithstanding the offensiveness of Bachmann's comparison of tax rates on the richest Americans with slavery, I have only this to say about her "slit our wrists" comment:

PLEASE!--I'll even lend you a knife.

Thanks also to TPM.

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