So Rachel Maddowâ(TM)s entire segment was one big lie. Her central premise, that the Florida welfare statute was an initiative of the Koch brothers, was false, and she knew it. She made the whole thing up to fool the low-IQ viewers who form MSNBCâ(TM)s base. But the story gets even worse.
Somebody once explained to me that liberalism was about rationality; about being able to argue the fair aspects of disparate viewpoints, and come to a moderate synthesis of views; about weighing theoretical and empirical data and dispassionately pursuing the optimal solution.
These days is seems to be all about snorting Drano.