The fact that this man is being taken seriously, whether he wins or not, is cause to fear for your future. Once again, Heinlein has called it frighteningly close to reality. He also said that civilization would be coming to an end when people started caring what actors and sports stars had to say about real word topics, which is something that comes to mind anytime someone mentions the MLB or Tom Cruise...
I kid you not, the time to flee to New Zealand is drawing near.
At a campaign stop yesterday, former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee recommended — to a cheering audience — that the Constitution be “changed” to fit “God’s standards”:
I have opponents in this race who do not want to change the Constitution. But I believe it’s a lot easier to change the Constitution than it would be to change the word of the living God. And that’s what we need to do is amend the Constitution so it’s in God’s standards rather than trying to change God’s standards so it lines up with some contemporary view of how we treat each other and how we treat the family.
Rawstory notes that in response, MSNBC’s “Mika Brzezinski was almost speechless, and even Joe Scarborough couldn’t immediately find much to say beyond calling it ‘interesting.’”