Defining the GOP base

How does one define the base of the GOP these days?  It’s probably not a pretty exercise, but Natasha Chart at MyDD gives it a champion’s effort:

It’s time to begin referring to the Republican Party by more accurate terminology. For example, as the White Nativist bloc of a former British colony. People who claim against all sense and reason that they’re the only “real” representatives of their migrant-saturated current homeland, while glossing over both their cruelty and fear with a dreamy sentimentality.

That might sound harsh, but seems far more polite than pointing out that they’ve become the storm drain catchment for every batsh_t, nihilistic bigot left orphan by the dissolution of the American Independent Party.

Read the whole thing.

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