2001-2008: Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
2009-2016: Dissent is the highest form of racism.
2017-? (Probably): Dissent is the highest form of misogyny.
You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo
Originally Posted by A. de Tocqueville
Further, even if it is "too far" accroding to the majority of people, that doesn't necessarily preclude it from helping the GOP, for any number of reasons -- after all, if what they are saying is true, how they say it doesnt necessarily detract from that truth.