Mass movements can succeed without a God, but never without a devil:
In just about 24 hours, Mitt Romney is headed to a hotel ballroom to give a speech sponsored by Americans for Prosperity, a front group founded and funded by the Koch brothers.
Those are the same Koch brothers whose business model is to make millions by jacking up prices at the pump, and who bankrolled Tea Party extremism, and committed $200 million to try to destroy President Obama before Election Day.
So in the hours before Romney courts two men obsessed with making Barack Obama a one-term president, let’s see how many of us can chip in to the Two-Term Fund.
That’s from a letter team Obama sent out last week to supporters. I want you to sit back a moment and revel in it. The Administration that killed Keystone XL and tried to put a moratorium on offshore drilling is accusing the Koch Brothers of driving up gas prices. It’s not supply and demand. It’s not even a resurgent world economy. No, it’s the evil men behind the curtain.
You know, I just don’t get the Koch Brothers thing. Their very name reduces the Left to such fits of apoplexy — fits way out of proportion to their influence on anything. Talk about your conspiracy theorists…