Question For All You History Majors

Has there ever been a moment before in American history–or the history of any democratic country, for that matter–where the de facto leader of a major political party was an unhinged bigot who held no political office and no official position within the party, but just happened to have a big megaphone?

I think people are starting to understand the Rush Limbaugh effectively leads the GOP now. I’m not sure everyone realizes just how insane that is.

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One Response

  1. Can’t think of anyone.

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