Pat Robertson, blissfully insane televangelist,expressed his desire to have the CIA assassinate Hugo Chavez, Venezuela's popular, democratically-elected president. Chavez offered Venezuela oil at reduced cost to poor residents in the U.S. This kind of anti-U.S. behavior cannot be tolerated.
Meanwhile Bolivia's President-elect Evo Morales and his entire cabinet will take a 50-percent pay cut so more staff can be hired for the education and health sectors. Has Pat Robertson heard of this outrage? Chavez and Morales are working to nationalize Venezuela's oil and Bolivia's natural gas so that these products can be used for the public good. Meanwhile in the USA, privatization of everything is benefiting large corporations. Latin America better get their priorities straight before Robertson sics the CIA on them both.
Earlier this year, James Dobson outed SpongeBob Squarepants. I
The ignorantly designed Dover, Pennsylvania school board was voted out after promoting "intelligent design" for science education. Rick Santorum, dog-lover, was astonished to discover that religious wingnuts were promoting "intelligent design" (after his support for it led to his low ratings in the polls).
What was your favorite event in the cultural wars?