They [Democrats] understand it [the country] through a prism of two cherished axioms: (1) The people are stupid, and (2) Republicans are bad. Result? The dim, led by the malicious, vote incorrectly.
— Charles Krauthammer
Case in point from Lefty film critic Roger Ebert. Tweeting about the Tea Party, he wrote:
I write about the TeePees because it’s so sad how they’ve been manipulated to oppose their own best interests.