Some people have no shame whatsoever. Sarah Palin, former Alaskan Governor, VP candidate and human being, along with Tea Party darlings and domestic terrorists, Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT) protested the closing of Federal War Memorials yesterday by attending a rally at the World War II monument in D.C. You may recall that Cruz was the guy who kicked off the whole “let’s shut down the government” movement and inaugurated it by babbling on the Senate floor for about 21 hours (whilst butchering Green Eggs and Ham, I might add). So representatives of the Tea Party whose intransigence is the entire reason behind the shut down and why it continues to drag on without any resolution decided to protest the results of the shut down. The disconnect (or cynicism or both) is mind boggling. Here’s one of my favorite derp quotes from the rally. Palin said:
Our vets have proven that they have not been timid, so we will not be timid in calling out any who would use our military, our vets, as pawns in a political game.
If you think you can read the rest of the tripe without tearing your hair out, click the link.
PS: I apologize for the link to Politico….their stenography is on full display with this article as there is only a single sentence in it that explains Cruz and the Tea Party’s role in the shut down. There’s plenty of other tripe….words that could have been used to give more in depth coverage of the situation, but that’s not their bag apparently. It doesn’t seem to be anyone’s job to do actual journalism anymore.
PSS: Look who is palling around with terrorists now, Sarah. But I forgot, their terrorists are freedom fighters….IOKIYAR