"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
"Myths and legends die hard in America. We love them for the extra dimension they provide, the illusion of near-infinite possibility to erase the narrow confines of most men's reality. Weird heroes and mould-breaking champions exist as living proof to those who need it that the tyranny of 'the rat race' is not yet final." - Hunter S. Thompson
I don't exactly agree with Hillary's comparison. But Loughner truly was an extremist. He was on a grammar / gold standard crusade and had an agenda, and apparently targeted Giffords because of it.
Extremism is any ideology or political act far outside the perceived political center of a society
In actual fact, Loughner was more extreme than most extremists are.
⚧ C.T.L.W. You figure it out
My Endo doc went over my blood work. "I see your estrogen level is now at 315, do you feel like you have too much Estrogen now?"
I told her "... N... N.. No..." and started crying.
Matthew 10:34Think not that I am come to send peace on earth: I came not to send peace, but a sword.