Man stole my insurance reform, stole my secret plan to end the war and now he’s boosted my campaign slogan. Well, Ike’s, but it was my idea. Didn’t look like the Pepsi logo back then.
That’s from our ’56 campaign, but you wouldn’t know it from the way the reactionary right went off on it.
Here are just a few representative samples of the “Forward” hysteria ginned up, emphasis on the “gin,” by the special folk.
You get the picture. Cranks berating the Obama campaign for either historical ignorance of the tradition of the word or for using it to arouse the passions of the awaiting Red horde. Goddamn, I love politics.