I presume you meant evade, yes? :)
Yeah, I have no idea how that happened. I must have had what my mom calls a "senior moment". Getting old sucks.
The misspelling of Koch's name was deliberate, though.
of course only for the conservative definition of waste - which of course is only applicable when discussing spending that they are philosophically opposed to.
Very true. Giving me the money I put in social security for the last forty years back is waste to them, as is feeding the hungry, spending on scientific research, etc. But they're fine with the money being so usefully invested in war and fighting drugs and pornography and prostitution and gambling.
If so, they are epically slow learners then when it comes down to the greenhouse effect.
Nice, even though I was referring to the fictional future terraformed Venus in "Nobots."
Odd how every Republican President since Hoover presided over a recession or even worse economic disaster, isn't it? Or how every Republican President in almost the last half century has started a war. Even odder is how nobody seems to notice that.
That said, if the pictures he has linked to that he tells us are of himself at various political rallies are accurate, then he certainly does not outwardly appear to be rich.
Or very intelligent. The only three kinds of conservatives are rich ones, stupid ones, and brainwashed ones.