Monday, August 10, 2009

Americans Are Now 'Un-American'...

...if they oppose the health-care bill, quoth Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer in an op-ed for USA Today.

Count me among the ranks of the 'un-American' then because I dare to oppose their dear leader's (or is Dear Leader?) pet policy initiative and exercise my right to free speech and (possibly) assembly. Hmmm, were all the war protesters called 'un-American' by Pelosi, et al? Of course not, because they were on the same side. Come off it, Madam Speaker.

Remember - Dissent is the highest form of patriotism, as your side reminded us again and again throughout the entirety of the Bush administration.

Remember this line from the (now) Secretary of State:


2 comments:

AdamV said...

Isn't it funny though, that accusations of being unpatriotic were lobbed at the left for opposing what the viewed as torture.

Joshua Lattanzi said...

Of course it is funny, but it also wasn't the President or high-ranking congressional leaders who were making the accusations back then.

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