Everything you need to know about the crazy part of the USA in one sentence…

From tbt, the free newspaper put out by the Tampa Bay Times, part of an article about a plan to force boats to slow down in areas of the ocean frequented by manatees:

Tea party members showed up at the hearing to picket the proposal. “We cannot elevate nature above people,” said Edna Mattos, leader of the Citrus County Tea Party Patriots. “That’s against the Bible and the Bill of Rights.”

The mind boggles.


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Deane on March 26, 2012 - 15:25 Permalink

To say that man is representative of Christianity is to say all of the 9/11 hijackers were mainstream Muslims. Every group has crazy people. You happened to meet (and, sadly, promote and therefore perpetuate) one of ours.