Welp, must be a day ending in “y”!
So, what’s got Talking Points Memo editor Josh Marshall’s panties in a bunch today? Jeb Bush said something horrible. Just horrible:
In response to a young woman’s question about how to empower immigrants as Americans, Bush said at an event at a Cedar Falls, Iowa diner that multiculturalism should not be the goal.“We should not have a multicultural society,” Bush said. “When you create pockets of isolation, and in some cases, the assimilation process has been retarded, it’s wrong. It limits people’s aspirations.”
Wait … What, exactly, is the problem here? Maybe Josh can explain:
Oh, for the love of …
Yep. Adults like … Josh Marshall?
Quick! Alert the language cops!
Nooo! Could it get any worse?
And he italicized that one! Oh, Josh. How could you?
C’mon, Josh. It’s only fair. And then maybe brush up on your vocabulary.
It’s the least we can do.