Some of our readers, who are themselves well-balanced and don’t spend as much time in the fever swamps of the left as we do, may assume that Dick Durbin must have mis-spoken in comparing our troops to Nazis, etc., because that claim is so ridiculous. But, in fact, Durbin expressed (in a prepared speech, not impromptu remarks) what many leftists really think. As is illustrated by this cartoon by “self-described liberal” Chris Britt (click to enlarge):
Do you see any irony here? No, neither do I. This, however absurd it may be, is really what many leftists think.
Thanks to reader Bill Cook.
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