Byline: Matt Taibbi; 2004-10-28; Rolling Stone;
". . . As a professional misanthrope, I believe that if you are going to hate a person, you ought to do it properly. You should go and live in his shoes for a while and see at the end of it how much you hate yourself. "This 'was 'what I was doing down in Florida. The real challenge wasn't just trying to understand these Republicans. It was to become the best Republican I could be. . . . "
Description:Taibbi goes undercover for ten weeks with the Bush presidential campaign of 2004.
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