Only in America
The editor of a small-town Alabama newspaper has called for the Ku Klux Klan to “ride again” and “clean out D.C.” of Democrats. Goodloe Sutton, 79, publisher and editor of The Democrat-Reporter in Linden, voiced his controversial opinion in an editorial, and when asked to clarify it, said he hoped the Klan would “get the hemp ropes out, loop them over a tall limb, and hang all of them.”
A Wyoming lawmaker is defending her vote to preserve the state’s death penalty by citing the execution of Jesus. Republican State Sen. Lynn Hutchings explained that because “the greatest man who ever lived died via the death penalty,” capital punishment should remain legal. “If it wasn’t for Jesus dying via the death penalty, we would all have no hope,” she said.