By Bill Maher, HP, Aug. 24, 2012, Re-posted by ABratt Aug. 26, 2012
"In the words of Gen. George Washington in his circular to the states, shortly after victory in the American war of independence:"
"A theocratic or tribalist Right that argues for public policies by invoking divine revelation to some ancient prophet or immemorial custom dating back to ‘the gloomy age of Ignorance and Superstition,’ is profoundly, radically un-American."
"Republicans would like to pretend like Congressman Akin's substitution of superstition for science is a lone problem but it's not: they're all magical thinkers, on nearly every issue. They don't get their answers on climate change from climatologists, they get them from the Book of Genesis. Hence Sharia Law in America is a dire threat, and global warming a hoax. ..."