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The first thing you need to keep in mind about Mike Huckabee is that, above all else, he trusts his glibness and the sonic wonder of his oratorical wizardry.

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  • drs01
    January 29, 2014 at 7 a.m.

    JB - If you and uncle sugar want to give women a "get out of pregnancy" pill, then let's at least be fair.....where the hell are our Trojans????
    Maybe we need them to protect our reproductive organs from STD's
    Maybe we're poor
    Maybe we've fathered enough children
    Maybe ...maybe ..maybe ....
    More...more ..more Brummette trashing conservatives.....

  • WGT
    January 29, 2014 at 7:11 a.m.

    Everything you need to make an informed and logical opinion was just handed to you in plain English and you want a condom.

  • DontDrinkDatKoolAid
    January 29, 2014 at 7:17 a.m.

    Goes to justification, I think.

  • Populist
    January 29, 2014 at 7:21 a.m.


    Brummett did not trash Huckabee. Huckabee just made a fool of himself. Women of all political stripes find it just creepy to have old men talk about women's libidos and consensual rape and other such nonsense. It also is not too much for us to ask that the cost of contraception be covered. Women pay an unfair tax burden considering that these dang men commit most of the crimes and too much money is spent on crime enforcement and prisons. Asking us to pay for contraception because a few creepy old men want us to do so is too much to ask.

  • drs01
    January 29, 2014 at 7:44 a.m.

    I guess I'd better refrain from tongue in cheek commentary. My point was that I don't really care what Brummette writes, or what Huckabee says. Both are full of crap most of the time.... and condoms are what we filled with water and dropped off the tops of buildings. Cheers.

  • DontDrinkDatKoolAid
    January 29, 2014 at 7:55 a.m.

    "...crime enforcement...." ???

  • 000
    January 29, 2014 at 8:29 a.m.

    Old white guys are protected under three classes. Brumet should be sued for defaming on age, race and gender. Knock that talibangelical Huck all you want, but when you start painting all old white guys with the same brush, you demonstrate the same hateful bigotry as the KKK. Let me clarify in case that was not plain enough - Brumet and those who talk bad about old white guys as a class, are hateful bigots in the very same category as gay bashers and race baiters.
    Being against free birth control is NOT a war on women, no matter what the truth-twisting propagandists say (my wife told me that). I have been, am, and will continue to voice my very loud objections to special privilege granted to any class - especially when it is used as a blatant political issue. Tell me again why the class of women deserve this special privilege? Cause old white guys are creepy?

  • 000
    January 29, 2014 at 8:51 a.m.

    The propagandist techniques of Jon Brumet illustrated.
    *women are nymphomaniacs.
    *Wait. No.
    *Democrats think women are nymphomaniacs
    *Wait. No.
    *Democrats want to make women believe that they are nymphomaniacs
    *Yeah. That’s it
    *Except he didn’t use the word nymphomaniac.
    *Here’s what the preacher man said:
    Nice work, Jon. Did they teach you that at journalism school or at progressive liberal school?
    the format is: lie, lie, lie, little truth, make the lying point.

  • WhododueDiligence
    January 29, 2014 at 9:06 a.m.

    "More...more ..more Brummette trashing conservatives....."
    Adding to wars' horrific twists, this war devolved into......Brummette's against Red Heads.

  • Dontsufferfools
    January 29, 2014 at 9:40 a.m.

    poobucket asks, "Tell me again why the class of women deserve this special privilege?" Because they can get pregnant. On the other hand, women rarely request a prostate exam, which is reserved for another special needs class, men of Huckabee's age. I suppose you could wrangle yourself some birth control pills from a doctor, poobucket, but you don't need them. I know from talking with insurance execs that they prefer paying the medical bills of female clients on birth control over the bills of female clients getting neonatal and postnatal care along with that hospital visit in between. This isn't an issue for the insurers, it's one made up of wholly televangelical cloth by the GOP, which can't leave medical care to science but feels the need to make women's health care a moral crusade. And the crusades were wars, by the way. But hey, let Huckabee run for president on the platform that he will do everything in his executive power as president to ensure young, unwed women have as little sex as possible. I'm sure he'll win Kansas.