people are stupid

Looking ahead, Corn asked Inglis about the GOP’s future, specifically former half-term Gov. Sarah Palin (R): “Inglis pauses for a moment: ‘I think that there are people who seem to think that ignorance is strength.’ And he says of her: ‘If I choose to remain ignorant and uninformed and encourage people to follow me while I celebrate my lack of information,’ that’s not responsible.”


“I guess what annoys me most about Scott Brown is that I feel as though I know people just like him — in the neighborhood, in the family, etc. These are the kind of folks who seem interested in public affairs, and feel like they’re supposed to have opinions on important developments, but never quite get around to paying attention to the news or learning anything substantive about the subjects they claim to care about.” Steve Benen