Rep. Allen West (R-FL) might be watching a little too much cable TV.
While recently celebrating the 238th anniversary of the Boston Tea Party, the Florida congressman took a swipe at Occupy Wall Street protesters by comparing them to the criminal biker gang depicted on FX’s Sons of Anarchy.
“If Joseph Goebbels was around, he’d be very proud of the Democrat Party because they have an incredible propaganda machine,” West told reporters. “Don’t start taking my words and twisting it around. I’m talking about propaganda.”
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