So, Wait, We're Confused. Is That Good News?

Abby Zimet

Lacking any ideas whatsoever, it seems Republicans are having a hard time getting a handle on this opposition thing. That's why they've taken to calling President Obama a "fascist," explains Saul Anuzis,
a former Michigan GOP chairman who recently joined forces with Newt Gingrich.

"We’ve so overused the word ‘socialism’ that it no longer has the
negative connotation it had 20 years ago, or even 10 years ago," he said. "Fascism – everybody still thinks that’s a bad thing."


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