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The Craziest Wingnut in America! Vote Now!
In honor of awards season, I decided to create a new award.
Nominate and vote now for your personal favorite wingnut along with an explanation of why you feel they should get the top spot.
My personal nomination is Georgia state rep. Bobby Franklin, R-Marietta. Here's a sample of some of his legislation:
1. He sponsored a bill that would require rape and sexual assault victims -- but not the victims of any other crimes -- to be called "accusers" unless there was a conviction in their cases.
2. He introduced a bill that would do away with drivers licenses, stating that "free people have a common law and constitutional right to travel on the roads and highways that are provided by their government for that purpose. Licensing of drivers cannot be required of free people, because taking on the restrictions of a license requires the surrender of an inalienable right."
3. He introduced a bill making all unauthorized and unmonitored vaginal bleeding a crime scene. (I'm not making this up.) All unattended miscarriages are to be treated as crime scenes and fully investigated by a coroner. Seriously.
So who are your favorites? Vote and tell us why.