Jesse Smith is hoping to unseat Rep. Mike Rogers in Alabama’s third congressional district this November.

He is also, evidently, a bit of a nutter:

Really, dude?

Smith took to Facebook to provide “context” for his tweet:

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See? Those GOP barbarians are economic terrorists. You don’t see ISIS trying to privatize Social Security or cut taxes!

According to his bio, Smith is an Army vet, and we are grateful for his service. But if he sincerely believes that Republicans’ conduct is worse than anything ISIS has done, he’s definitely not ready for prime time.

(Hat tip: @E__Strobel)



A few more gems from Smith: