Tea Party graphic designers long on time, short on historical perspective.
President Obama is just the same as mass murderering dictators like Stalin, Hitler, Mao? Gimme a break.
True patriotism isn’t about hate.
Of course, overly bored liberals did the same thing to Dubya, villifying a man who, whatever his mistakes or our opinions, is a fundamentally decent person.
The thing to do for both sides is to stop viewing “the other side” as the other side. Patriotism isn’t a football game. It’s a leaky but lovely rowboat—a boat we’re all in together.
Here’s 10 (or so) posters that are, as Jon Stewart said recently, insults to real Fascists and Dictators who put all kinds of time and energy into hating properly and fully.
Bonus points: find the “toubling” typo in one of ’em.
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