A RedState diarist has video of former Democratic National Committee Chairman Don Fowler laughing with South Carolina Congressman John Spratt about Hurricane Gustav hitting the Gulf Coast on the first day of the Republican National Convention. Thousands of people are currently evacuating their homes with little more than what’s on their backs, and Don Fowler is giddy about it because he sees a political upside for his party.
Michael Moore is on the record having said the same thing, too. What the hell is wrong with these people?
And by the way, Mr. Fowler and Congressman Spratt not only let their callousness show but their sexism, too:
[T]hey made fun of Sarah Palin for several minutes, Fowler calling her “Dan Quayle” on steroids and Spratt creatively describing her as “just terrible.” They both agreed that, “Other than the simple fact that she’s a female,” she has nothing to offer.
As someone once said about Palin as McCain’s running mate, “The smart liberals are worried. The dumb ones think they’ve won.