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Chill Pill: Jennifer Granholm Has a Howard Dean Moment at DNC

HoovervilleFollies Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 4:36 PM
"And now they have built a cottage-industry of pro-liberal "fact checking" sites that other libs cite to back up their lies." Face it. Your movement has become a cult based on an elaborate mythology that must be maintained at all costs to protect members from threatening 21st century realities. A whole lot of lying is needed to prop up the increasingly shaky ediface. When you have to deny much of modern science, observed experience, and common sense to keep a belief system going, it's time to let it go.

Jennifer Granholm was Michigan governor from 2003-2011. During that time, the state experienced major economic decline, an unemployment level higher than the national average, and population loss. She was replaced by Gov. Rick Snyder, a Republican elected in 2010. Michigan has since begun to see its greatest level of economic development in a decade. No one misses her.

Of course, failed economic policies weren't any kind of dealbreaker for a speaking slot at the DNC; in fact, one might say they were a requirement. And all's the better that her delivery is in the style of Howard...