But remember: it’s absolutely evil, underhanded Astroturfing when we do it. For that matter, when we don’t do it.
Update! I especially like this bit: “I don’t want people thinking I just have a bunch of plants in here.” No, of course he doesn’t want people thinking that; it would only lead to them realizing it’s the fucking truth. Goes hand in glove with the Liar In Chief’s autonomic aversion for truth in all its hideous forms.
Sieg heil update! Even the supposed Nazi protesters are plants. Can’t these people tell the truth about anything?
BUSTED update! A couple of older wisenheimers among the Greater Unwashed readership have e-mailed asking if my repeated use of “The Big Con” might’ve been lifted from this. A: yes. Yes, it was. Had that issue as a kid; sometimes it’s funny, the things you remember your whole dang life. And in searching around for that cover image, I found this, which I had missed when it was originally posted.
Hey, remember when Mad was funny, and Cracked sucked a big green one?
Yeah, you are gettin’ old, then.