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10 right-wingers who got the election hilariously wrong – Salon.com
By AlterNet Staff„ salon.com
So much for hunches and gut instincts. Maybe in 2016, these would-be pollsters will read Nate Silver like adults
We really had a contest between the reality-based community, and a conservative movement that had convinced itself that…
Ohio really did go to the president last night.
And the Bureau of Labor Statistics did not make-up a fake unemployment rate last month.
And the Congressional Research Service really can find no evidence
That cutting taxes on rich people grows the economy.
And climate change is real.
And rape really does cause pregnancy sometimes.
And evolution is a thing.
And Benghazi was an attack on us.
It was not a scandal by us.
And no one is taking away anyone’s guns.
And taxes haven’t gone up.
And the deficit is dropping, actually.
And Saddam Hussein didn’t have weapons of mass destruction.
And the moon landing was real.
And FEMA isn’t building concentration camps.
And UN election observers aren’t taking over Texas.
And moderate reforms of the regulations on the insurance industry
And the financial services industry
Are not the same thing as communism.