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No loss when Congresswoman departs

Here is a woman, Michele Bachmann, with a high profile as US Congresswoman and aspirations for greater things - and a seemingly ignorant motor-mouth to boot.   Thankfully she has decided not to run for office again.    Some of her "better" quotable quotes.....

"On homosexuality: "It's a very sad life. It's part of Satan, I think, to say this is gay. It's anything but gay ... Because if you're involved in the gay and lesbian lifestyle, it's bondage. Personal bondage, personal despair, and personal enslavement. And that's why this is so dangerous."

On global warming: "Life on planet Earth can't even exist without carbon dioxide. So necessary is it to human life, to animal life, to plant life, to the oceans, to the vegetation that's on the Earth, to the, to the fowl that — that flies in the air, we need to have carbon dioxide as part of the fundamental life cycle of Earth." (2009)

And again: "The big thing we are working on now is the global warming hoax. It's all voodoo, nonsense, hokum, a hoax." (2008)

On evolution: "Where do we say that a cell became a blade of grass, which became a starfish, which became a cat, which became a donkey, which became a human being? There's a real lack of evidence from change from actual species to a different type of species. That's where it's difficult to prove." (2003)

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On traitors/Democrats: "What I would say is that the news media should do a penetrating expose and take a look. I wish they would. I wish the American media would take a great look at the views of the people in Congress and find out if they are pro-America or anti-America." (2008)

On swine flu: "I find it interesting that it was back in the 1970s that the swine flu broke out then under another Democrat president, Jimmy Carter. And I'm not blaming this on President Obama, I just think it's an interesting coincidence." (2009)"


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