Bill Maher on the Right's 'Real America' Fantasy


On Friday's Real Time, Bill Maher attacked the tiresome and moronic Republican tic of writing off great swaths of America – cities like Chicago and New York and states like Hawaii (a place "liberals made up so Obama could become president") – as somehow not part of "real America." "Just mention Massachusetts with a big eye roll, Maher quipped, "and it's an automatic applause break at the CPAC convention." The worst part is that Republicans "keep finding new parts of America to hate." Case in point? "Newt Gingrich called the [New York City] subway elitist, because that's the ultimate in hoity-toity travel," Maher said. "Why don't they travel like real Americans, on a spaceship to the moon?" Watch Maher's hilarious rant:

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