I caught Mark Levin talking about this today, and I laughed so hard I about wrecked my truck.
Reid pulled the Republicans are “mean-spirited” card when he complained about the bill the GOP has cooking [My links and emphasis];
â€œThe mean-spirited bill, H.R. 1, eliminates National Public Broadcasting,” said Reid in a floor speech. “It eliminates the National Endowment of the Humanities, National Endowment of the Arts. These programs create jobs. The National Endowment of the Humanities is the reason we have in northern Nevada every January a cowboy poetry festival. Had that program not been around, the tens of thousands of people who come there every year would not exist.â€
Apparently, poetry saves lives in Nevada.
Video h/t Doug Powers, who reminds us of Harry Reid’s “Wild West” roots;
Harry Reidâ€™s love of all-things-cowboy dates back to his great great grandfather Bucky Ried, who, as legend has it, once taxed a man to death just for snorinâ€™ too loud.
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