David Neiwert is the managing editor of CrooksandLiars.com and a freelance journalist based in Seattle. He is the author of four books, most recently The Eliminationists: How Hate Talk Radicalized the American Right, and co-author (with John Amato) of the forthcoming book Over the Cliff: How Obama’s Election Drove the American Right Insane, due in May from PoliPoint Press.