Freedom! Liberty! Bigotry!

Shakespeare's Sister asks the best question of the night:
How can a speech riddled with references to freedom and equality contain a call for a federal marriage amendment denying rights to a sizable portion of the American public? Or a demand to make tax cuts favoring the wealthiest permanent? Or a recommitment to funding faith-based initiatives over those which, in a country where freedom to practice or not practice religion as one sees fit, do good works in the name of humanity instead of God? Unmitigated horseshit.
Go read the rest. She's also right about Pelosi and Reid--how hard is it to find some personable and energetic Democrats to go on television and articulate policy?