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Monday, October 11, 2010

Republican candidate dons Nazi attire

Just when you thought you had heard it all, some bozo from Ohio, a Republican candidate, puts on a Nazi Waffen-SS uniform and parades around in it. Now the fact that Rich Iott even did this—no matter why—proves that he is completely out of touch with reality, and probably not fit for office. Eric Cantor, who is Jewish and Republican, says he will not support Iott. Cantor’s statement, Iott counters, is strictly political.

I went to the Wiking site and found symbols in the upper left hand section that looked familiar, so decided to research it further. On Wikipedia, Wiking was a German SS Panzer division, and the symbols I mentioned represent the Waffen SS branch. The Wiking site specifically states it is a “German reenactment” site

Florida Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman portrays Iott as an “…example of GOP candidates with extreme views.” Don’t think we’ve heard the last of this.

Read more here.

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