Op-Ed Columnist - The Rage Won’t End on Election Day - NYTimes.com - Paladino could end up Governor of New York. He's crazy violent. No wonder there were articles recently in the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times that defended the Tea Party. Here he tells a gay man to "learn to read" and to take his medication. Report: NY gov hopeful asks gay man to ‘learn how to read’ and take medication | Raw Story Luckily, the wingnut may get beat - by another Italian. Poll: Cuomo Winning by a Landslide - The Daily Beast
Merkel: Multiculturalism is a failure « Hot Air - Meanwhile, immigrant-bashing and pro-right rhetoric are not the province of America alone. In Germany, Chancellor Merkel says the country is being made "more stupid" by Muslim immigrants. "We feel tied to Christian values," she said. "Those who don't accept them don't have a place here," she said.
In a fascinating twist, Joe Miller (see today's other story)had actually invoked Germany as a security model before he had the blog editor nabbed. "If East Germany can do it, we can do it," he said (re keeping immigrants out.) Daily Kos: Joe Miller Invokes East Germany as Security Model, Then Has Blog Editor Arrested by Thugs; Daily Kos: AK-Sen. Miller's Security Detail Grabs + HANDCUFFS Editor w questions; Joe Miller’s Security Team Handcuffs A Reporter Following Public Event (UPDATE) | Mediaite