Politics bring out people's best and worst... and the deeply weird.
For example, the 2012 prize for "Stupidest Thing Said About Women" was in the bag for those two GOP senate candidates who flashed voters with gross displays of their masculine boorishness and ignorance on the topic of rape.
But then, out of far right field, came Janis Lane to snatch the prize from the men. President of the Central Mississippi tea party, Ms. Lane blurted to a reporter that the worst change in American politics was letting women vote.
"There is nothing worse than a bunch of mean, hateful women," she explained.
"They are diabolical… double-minded, you can neve...