In a context that doesn’t really matter for our purposes here, Congressman Steve Stockman, a wingnut if there ever was one, said this the other day:
Texans value speech, even if its speech they don’t agree with. From Molly Ivins to Louie Gohmert and every opinion in between, Texans value free and open political speech.
But one can’t help wondering how much Stockman valued the column in which Molly Ivins wrote:
That’s how we got Rep. Steve Stockman, our proudest contribution to the national Knot-Head Quotient, in the first place. Normal voters stayed home, the Christian right and its disciplined ...