One thing the uber-Right shares, that spans local and national lines, is the fetish for building and filling prisons. They love nothing so much as to scare their constituents witless about horrible crimes in their midst even when they just have to make it all up.
Arizona governor, Republican Jan Brewer is running for re-election and, typically for her breed, is leaning hard on her law'n odor platform. Among other things she's been warning Arizonans about those pesky Mexicans leaving decapitated bodies in the state's deserts. Oooh scary, except it isn't true. Now, if you enjoy political comedy, watch how this uber-Right dimbulb reacts when she's called on her lies:
I can't say that American journalists are particularly gutsy but I would love to see that much spine in their Canadian counterparts who persistently give Harper a pass on his perpetual bullshit.