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Are Republicans the 'stupid party'?

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So true.
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Bobby Jindal is warning that the Republicans must stop being the 'stupid party'. The Louisiana governor, a likely contender for his party's presidential nomination in 2016, said a number of Republicans had 'damaged the brand' by making 'offensive and bizarre' comments. He's talking of course about those remarks about 'legitimate rape' and how rape can't lead to pregnancy. The Republicans who made those comments did seem to be going out of their way to back up John Stuart Mill's 1866 comment: 'I never meant to say that the Conservatives are generally stupid. I meant to say that stupid people are generally Conservative. I believe that is so obviously and universally admitted a principle that I hardly think any gentleman will deny it.'

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