Originally Posted by listopencil
I really don't care for these bets. I don't like the idea of silencing someone who disagrees with you. With that being said, his posts were (typically) ridiculous and intentionally inflammatory. That in and of itself is not necessarily a bad thing when someone has a point. You had to sift through his Rush Limbaugh impersonation to find anything meaningful and, more often than not, that "something meaningful" simply wasn't there.
I skipped over most of his threads and a lot of his longer posts, but he was a colorful character and we need more of those here, not less.
“[Cruz] might not be the most fun to have a drink at the bar with, but America needs a designated driver.” - Mica Mosbacher, wife of the late Robert Mosbacher, Secretary of Commerce