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Having created a national discourse where facts so irrelevant that people deny evolution and climate change while they happen in front of them, is it any wonder the GOP’s standard bearer gets ever more reckless?

Apparently Mitt Romney dreams of the day when a drilling platform will make George Washington at Mount Rushmore look like he’s wearing a hat.

Romney’s energy plan, including the fact that he would open up “virtually every part of U.S. lands and waters” to drilling regardless of whether they are national parks, national monuments, or protected in some other way.