Sometimes, I just start smiling, thinking about how grateful I am that we managed to elect Barack Obama instead of the old geezer and the Alaskan freakshow. I think, "Boy, Americans aren't so crazy and dumb after all!"
Then I wake up.
You wanna see some crazy? You wanna see some dumb? Just check out these Princess Sparkle Pony posts, featuring the unedited comments of everyday Americans. By the time you're done, I guarantee you'll feel like you've just gone 15 rounds with an in-his-prime Muhammad Ali.
Sarah Palin's toenails
White Supremacist killer in the Holocaust Museum
More on the Holocaust Museum killer
To think these people work, vote, operate heavy machinery, walk among us, etc. It's truly frightening.