Bill Maher on the fact-free, information-proof GOP alternative “reality”.

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Trying to get today’s Republicans to accept basic facts is like trying to get your dog to take a pill. You have to feed them the truth wrapped in a piece of baloney, hold their snouts shut, and stroke their throats.

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Nicole Lamoureux on Tea Party’s “Let Him Die” controversy

CountDown with Keith Olbermann, Current TV

Keith and Nicole Lamoureux, the executive director of the National Association of Free Clinics, condemn the reaction from the audience at the GOP Tea Party debate to an exchange between moderator Wolf Blitzer and the radical libertarian candidate for the GOP nomination Texas Rep. Dr. Ron Paul. Blitzer asked Paul what should happen to a healthy 30-year-old without medical insurance who becomes seriously ill. Paul responded by saying, “That’s what freedom is all about — taking your own risks” while the Tea Party crowd chanted, “Let him die!”

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