Henry Rollins Bitchslaps The GOP: You’ll Always Be The Party of STUPID
You realize that all those obnoxious 16-year-olds you see everywhere, texting their friends who are standing next to them, will be able to vote in the 2016 elections. Do you think you will be able to sell them on your anti-gay/anti-woman/anti-brown/black platform? Do you think they want to end up like you? I bet they don’t. Gov. Bobby Jindal said that you all have to stop being the stupid party. I don’t think you can do it. How did equality become political? Because you can’t handle science, change or the truth. America is on the move, you are not.
Roe v. Wade is still under attack. Check out what Gov. Rick Perry of Texas has been up to. The Supreme Court’s recent decision on the Voting Rights Act could make the 2014 and 2016 elections pretty tricky. The demise of DOMA, while great, is also a smack to the hornet’s nest and there will be a whirlwind to reap, so please, prepare for many challenges up the road. The pushback will be considerable. America is changing and, historically, we don’t handle it well.
The Supreme Court’s DOMA decision was good, but the best part of the story is how it got to their door.
That was you and me never shutting up, never relenting and never being satisfied for too long. – - Henry Rollins, writing for LA Weekly.
Rollins is that rarest combination of men Smoking hot + smart + heart of gold.
If he and Chris Kluwe ran America I’d be so happy.
ROLLINS/KLUWE in 2016