I speculate that this point in history will be looked back on as the time when every idiot with an ego and a strange political bent could get a podcast, or some platform, and start polluting the public narrative.
Or, maybe this is just how it’s going to be from here on out, two narratives, two versions of reality, and emphatically two versions of history.
I thought it was off the walls when Steve King, the former congressman from Iowa, said that slavery “was like yard work” but what you’re about to hear is a couple of octaves crazier.
White nationalist Dalton Clodfelter thinks that "Black people should be growing up in a society that glorifies white people" so that they'll learn to be more grateful: "They should be thanking whites for slavery, quite frankly." pic.twitter.com/zw83r7CNfv
— Right Wing Watch (@RightWingWatch) August 29, 2022
Let’s go for some comic relief, because this guy is appalling.
The absolute best stand-up comedy set on “Reverse Racism”. pic.twitter.com/JlstFEvn56
— Walter Masterson (@waltermasterson) August 29, 2022
If you wonder how 74 million people voted for Donald Trump, this is at least a partial answer.