Here is another example of the paranoia that is coming so often from the political right these days. This is a great illustration of how we can assign meaning to things that seems to resonate on a visceral level, and yet we can miss the mark completely.
[disclaimer: I realize political paranoia is not the exclusive domain of the right. But with a Democratic president, it just appears to be the right’s particular forte at this time]
[another disclaimer: I do not endorse every single thing about the clip below. But I wholeheartedly endorse its general point about the paranoia]
To skip right to the main point, start viewing at 2:20.
|The Daily Show With Jon Stewart||Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c|
|A Farewell to Arms|