(The Contributor) -- House Speaker John Boehner says Republicans should be judged not on what laws they’ve made but by what laws they’ve repealed. I’d like to offer a brief list of the fallout of the GOP’s existential crisis:
The first time I heard someone call the first black president of the United States "Hitler," I laughed. Who’d be more offended by the comparison? Hitler.
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But now the slur is ubiquitous. “Hitler-like." “Wants to be Hitler.” “Dictators like Hitler and Obama.” I was going to cite specific examples of Republicans calling Barack Obama a Nazi, but it’s so widespread it’s already a meme.