On Wednesday, MSNBC gave readers advice on how to speak to conservatives at the family Thanksgiving dinner with a list of what it calls the "top 10 comebacks to use against the family conservative." The article starts with the arrogant presumption that "every" family has at least one "hardcore conservative" who ruins the family get-together with political discussions demeaning liberals. "Usually you just keep your head down and stare into your turkey and try not to make eye contact with anyone. Then the next morning in the shower you remember what you should have said in response," MSNBC adds. "But this year’s going to be different. Why? Because here at MSNBC, we’ve anticipated crazy Uncle Gary’s top talking points...Continuing:
There is an alternative, however. One can always adopt the advice of Eric Dondero Rittberg, who says he is purging every Democrat from his life. “Everybody I know that voted for Obama is dead to me," he said. “I don’t want to talk to them again. I don’t want to see them again. I won’t even attend their funeral. The nation committed suicide on November 6.” On Thanksgiving, Rittberg gave another piece of advice while blogging from Mexico. "I hope that the readers of Libertarian Republican will take this opportunity to criticize and bash all of your family members around the Thanksgiving Day table, who voted for Obama. Be especially nasty. Do not hold back. They are enemies of freedom and need to be treated as such," he wrote at Libertarian Republican.