Thursday, August 15, 2013

New York Magazine's Adam Martin: Obama-Mocking Rodeo Clown Embraced by Elements of the American Right

New York Magazine's Adam Martin notes that prominent right-wingers like radio talker Glenn Beck and Republican Congressman Steve Stockman have endorsed the actions of Tuffy Gessling, the rodeo clown who portrayed President Obama during a rodeo at the Missouri State Fair.

Adam Martin's article is linked below:

New York Magazine: Obama-Mocking Rodeo Clown Becoming a Right-wing Icon

"Welcome to the latest in the you-didn't-build-that-empty-chair-upside-down-American-flag train of right-wing memory: the Obama rodeo clown as a hero for liberty."

---Adam Martin, New York Magazine 

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