So Conservative Republican Dick Armey thinks James Dobson and his gang are thugs and bullies:
Where in the hell did this Terri Schiavo thing come from? There’s not a conservative, Constitution-loving, separation-of-powers guy alive in the world that could have wanted that bill on the floor. That was pure, blatant pandering to [Focus on the Family President] James Dobson. That's all that was. It was silly, stupid, and irresponsible. Nobody serious about the Constitution would do that. But the question was will this energize our Christian conservative base for the next election ...
Dobson and his gang of thugs are real nasty bullies. I pray devoutly every day, but being a Christian is no excuse for being stupid. There's a high demagoguery coefficient to issues like prayer in schools. Demagoguery doesn’t work unless it's dumb, shallow as water on a plate. These issues are easy for the intellectually lazy and can appeal to a large demographic. These issues become bigger than life, largely because they're easy. There ain't no thinking.
Well all I have to say to you Dick (Mr. "Lifetime Champion of Family Values" award) Armey is you and your thugs empowered the Dobson Gang of Thugs and you got what you paid for!
And speaking of “praying devoutly” Dick, I think that might be a good idea. November is just around the corner.