My Facebook friends are besides themselves with delight about Obama’s victory. I get that. What I don’t appreciate is the “kick ‘em while they’re down” attitude that these enlightened people show. Herewith, the latest offerings from the sore winners on Facebook.
Progressives conflate truly stupid statements about human biology (that would be Todd Akin) and rape (Roger Rivard), with defensible, humane positions about the sanctity of life. That is, you don’t have to agree with Mourdock, Walsh, or Ryan, but you should recognize that they’ve taken a morally defensible position. I look forward to the day when reporters ask Progressive political candidates “Do you believe in third trimester abortion?” or “What would you do with an aborted baby that is born alive?”
And this one? Well, it’s just vulgar and offensive — a classic example of an ungracious winner: