We are now falling down a hole that we may never be able to climb back out of.
The press – the very foundation of our “Great Experiment” has now been castrated – by the very person whose rise to power was because of the inadvertent attention of the press.
Video? Audio? Eyewitnesses? Corroborated Facts?? All dismissed with a wave of a tiny little hand as fake, biased, unconfirmed, etc.
Experts are now objects of derision and ridicule. Degrees? Years of dedication to the Scientific Method? Passion for finding the truth, no matter where it leads?
Dismissed with a wave of a tiny little hand as fake, biased, unconfirmed, unproven.
And his people cheered.
Body slam a reporter?? “My kinda guy!” And his people cheered.
“He’s being wrongly treated as guilty until proven innocent!!”
And his people cheered, “Lock her up! Lock her up!!”
Take a long look at yourselves, Republicans, and where your cold, contrary, greedy motivations fit in the human equation.
And weep for this country.
I hope the new trade agreement doesn’t put tariffs on munchies.
If I’m translating this correctly, it says:
“Ye(ah)….Me n USA”
Pretty much sums up the partnership and responsibility for all the Yemeni children who’ve been obliterated.
Straight out of Dickens’ “A Christmas Tale”.
“If they would rather die,” said Scrooge, “they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population.”
I’m picturing Jesus as a Republican:
“Blessed are you that have amassed wealth – for you shall be medically treated….”
“The rest of you miserable freeloading sods can go lick a pillar of salt!”
So tell me, Locke – how do you rationalize the glaring hypocrisy of giving the uber rich tax breaks, increasing the debt by a trillion dollars – and then wring your hands at having to make the “tough decision” to slash Social Security because of the increased debt??
Hahaha!! I knew it had to be something like that. Well played, sir.
Well stated, Nancy -well stated!!
Anyone else notice the 180 degree image turnaround of both dudes in the last panel??
He’s now carrying boxes of “Strot”…
I am ashamed to say that I’d completely forgotten about Milosevic…
…and in spite of that, they want people to adore them, feed their ego, etc.
Basically “Worship the dirt he treats them like”.