But given that Kerry mentions Kentucky GOP Senate Candidate Rand Paul, he should call Rand “a wacky guy” because he is. And besides, being dangerously radical is too nice. No. John Kerry should call the Republican Party “dangerously wacky.”
Well, here’s John Kerry’s email:
Republicans are betting that you don’t care – that after all you did to beat them in 2006 and 2008, you’re going to sit this one out.
So they’re whipping up their base by blocking help to unemployed workers, blocking summer jobs for teens, apologizing to the big companies that gave us the spill in the Gulf, and doing anything else they can do to stop progress. They’re betting that they can excite their radical base and you won’t respond.
The stakes? Look no further than the truly radical candidates we’re up against. Down in Kentucky, it’s would-be Senator Rand Paul. Yes, that Rand Paul, who says freedom means a private business can discriminate against African-Americans, and that President Obama holding polluters accountable for the mess in the Gulf is “un-American.”
And he’s not alone. All across the country, the Republican Party has turned dangerously radical. One candidate calls Social Security “horrible policy,” while another has said that Americans will turn to “Second Amendment remedies” against Democrats…