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Yes, the typos are intentional. The Tea Party people should love me for that and send me many angry letters full of typos.
I got the idea Saturday but didn’t get around to actually drawing it until tonight. I figured my editor wouldn’t go for it, so I did it for the blog and syndicate.
I was inspired to draw this while witnessing the division grow in this country. I think those on the right are using division to pad their political resume. I mean, why else would a congressional candidate in Florida make stink about a mosque two blocks from ground zero in New York City? Even some Democrats are jumping on the bandwagon to prove they earn your vote because they can be just as intolerant as any Republican.