4.17.2009

TPM: Ellison Responds To Bachmann's "Psycho Talk"

This is about the closest anyone one in the media has come to seriously calling this woman unstable in a non-joking manner. They all playfully say things, but I'm always left with the impression that they take the 'insanity" implications just to the edge but never over. Granted, it was in Ed's lighthearted 'crazy' segment, but it it's the closest anyone has gotten to seriously calling Bachmann mentally unhinged (and meaning it).

From TPM:

Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) just appeared on the Ed Schultz show on MSNBC, and he was asked about Michele Bachmann's allegation that the "Flying Imams" -- the six Muslim men who were removed from a plane at the Minneapolis airport in late November 2006 -- were suspicious characters who had in fact been in town for Ellison's victory party.

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Schultz billed Bachmann's allegation as part of his regular "Psycho Talk" feature, and asked Ellison if it was true. "This is not true," said Ellison. "I think it could even be called 'Psycho Talk.'

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