We were glued to Rachel Maddow’s coverage of the election on Tuesday night. The openly lesbian, tell-it-like-it-is newscaster was being super-professional/unbiased during her coverage on NBC, but behind that well-makeupped face, we know she was biting her tongue. So, we couldn’t wait to hear what she would have to say about the outcome the morning and after…and it’s good:
If the Republican party, and the conservative movement, and the conservative media is stuck in a vacuum sealed, door locked, spin cycle of telling each other what makes them feel good, and denying the factual, lived truth of the world, then we are all deprived, as a nation, of the constructive debate between competing, feasible ideas about real problems.
Check out the YouTube video after the jump…