Just this morning, I was thinking about how divided the country is right right now, and what it would possibly take to bring things back to a "normal" partisan level again. Personally, I think "normal" is long gone, especially after seeing all the texts and emails my conservative friend in Milwaukee is sending me. Is there anything right wingers haven't turned into a stupid looking graphic message in every email?
So it was just a coincidence that two video clips presented themselves to me that made my case.
First, MSNBC's Richard Engel featured a crazy report how Republicans love Vladimir Putin. The reporter does a amazing job of keeping a straight face:
The extremist Republican divide was partly explained below, on Real Time with Bill Maher:
But Engel presented another side completely ignored by the American right wing here, involving graft and corruption..