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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Hypocrite Democrats Lecture Country, Exempt Themselves, Resemble Jimmy Swaggart | National Review

Hypocrite Democrats Lecture Country, Exempt Themselves, Resemble Jimmy Swaggart | National Review:

Image result for flickr commons images jets"So perhaps what drives proverbially average Americans crazy is not the success and money of others, but the condescension and hypocrisy of what a particular elite says contrasted with how it lives: The disconnect recalls the Reverend Jimmy Swaggart, the televangelist who on Sunday mornings three decades ago used to break into tears as he loudly condemned the sins of the flesh, while he privately indulged his worldly appetites.

Elites, whose lifestyles lead them to burn lots of carbon, rail about the Paris accords to those who get by burning lots less. What is galling is to see how little the elites’ green rhetoric is backed up by their green behavior."