"This is so American, man: either make something your god and cosmos and then worship it, or else kill it."
"I think we should catch ‘em, we should document ‘em, make sure we know where they are and where they are going…I actually support microchipping them. I can micro-chip my dog so I can find it. Why can’t I microchip an illegal? That’s not a popular thing to say, but it’s a lot cheaper than building a fence they can tunnel under."
Pat Bertroche, a Republican congressional hopeful in Iowa’s 3rd district (via azspot) (via robot-heart-politics)
A week or so back, I posted a snippet on an effort by some conspiracy theorist Conservatives to prevent the government from micro-chipping people. I opposed the idea just like I oppose any legislation stemming from paranoid delusions. It looks like I was wrong. (via squashed)
The GOP is fucking schizophrenic. Civil liberties for all, as long as you’re middle-class, white, and didn’t vote for Obama, amirite?