Monday, July 24, 2006

It's a three-way race for

the "Dumb as a Box of Hair" crown. George Allen and Sam Brownback were tied for the lead after Brownback's "smiley blastocysts" presentation, but James Inhofe has come racing up from behind to retake the lead:

Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) is the nation’s most prominent global warming denier. He famously declared that global warming is “the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the American people.” Now, he’s taken the argument a step further. In an interview with Tulsa World, Inhofe compared people who believed global warming was a problem to Nazis:

In an interview, he heaped criticism on what he saw as the strategy used by those on the other side of the debate and offered a historical comparison.

“It kind of reminds . . . I could use the Third Reich, the big lie,” Inhofe said.

more here.