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You Have To Be Cruel To Be Their Kind

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First Glenn Beck glibly tells his cult that the earthquake and tsunami in Japan is God's wrath, "There's a message being sent and that is, 'Hey, you know that stuff we're doing? Not really working out real well.'" Then yesterday Rush Limbaugh mocks the Japanese victims, laughing as he taunts, ""If these are the people that invented the Prius, have mastered public transportation, recycling, why did Mother Earth, Gaia if you will, hit them with this disaster? Even now refugees are recycling their garbage and yet Gaia levels them! Just wipes them out!"

500,000 people are left homeless, possibly tens of thousands are dead, entire communities have been wiped off the earth. Among the unspeakable horrors was the hospital that was completely engulfed in water, up to the 5th floor. The sick, the elderly, the children, gone in moments. Then there are the estimated two thousand bodies that washed up on the beach in one morning, including the tiny, broken bodies of babies. Try to get your mind around that image. I know I can't. Now add on top of all of the unimaginable, horrific and heart wrenching tragedies the apparently imminent nuclear meltdown that could come at any moment.

If you're not moved by what you're seeing or hearing then you're a sociopath and/or your name is Glenn Beck or Rush Limbaugh. To Beck I can only ask what god he could possibly be worshipping and what "stuff" those dead babies could have done to provoke such vengeance from him. And to Limbaugh, what is there left to say to this venomous, hypocritical charlatan? I'm more astonished by the fact that anyone could pay these two vampires millions of dollars to use our airwaves to trade in the currency of cruelty and how any decent human being could possibly tune in to listen to it. Shame on you if you're one of them.