Quote of the Day

 Posted by at 17:24  Politics, Republicans
Jan 242010
 

Andre Bauer
Andre Bauer

“My grandmother was not a highly educated woman, but she told me as a small child to quit feeding stray animals. You know why? Because they breed. You’re facilitating the problem if you give an animal or a person ample food supply. They will reproduce, especially ones that don’t think too much further than that. And so what you’ve got to do is you’ve got to curtail that type of behavior. They don’t know any better.” — Republican Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer of South Carolina.

UPDATE: Mr. Bauer has apologized for the above remarks. Says he is not against animals.
 

  10 Responses to “Quote of the Day”

  1. Oh my goodness…
    It never ceases to amaze me what a republican politician will say…
    This person is absolutely ridiculous!!!

  2. are you collecting neutering funds for this dog ?
    I pledge immediately – please stop this from procreating with anything in my dna chain. Oh Please.

  3. I’m with my favorite BadGal!

  4. OMG he is totally sick….the sad thing is I’m sure a lot of ‘pubs agree with him!

  5. Of course ‘pubs agree with him. That’s practically a plank in the platform.

  6. Is this guy related to Jack Bauer?

    His quote dredges up all kinds of warm memories of South Carolina where they carry this kind of kinder and gentler philosophy to its logical extremes.

    I recall when Lake Hartwell was determined to be so polluted with PCBs that fish taken from it would not be safe to eat for 25,000 years, and rather than ban fishing, it was decided to put up signs warning against eating the fish, because the poor folks couldn’t afford not to eat them.

    This is a state, by the way, that had a law on the books as recently as the sixties that made it against the law for a white and a black to look out the same window, which was used to defend segregation as an act of official kindness to protect blacks from their ignorance of the law.

  7. The sub title if he only had a brain! what next selective feeding /breeding for the poor people?????

  8. I can’t believe people with such mentality gets elected!! If left to them, they will bring back Poor houses that I read about in Charles Dickens books! Republicans all over should condemn this language

  9. I think the funniest part is he himself recieved subsidized lunches according to the AP.

    What a crack pot.

    -Lib Soldier (Proud American Veteran, Generation Y Green Machine, and Liberal to the Extreme. Yes, that rhymed, eat it bitches.)

  10. this clown was raised on WELFARE.
    what is he talking about ?
    somebody hand him a mirror.

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