When a Republican District Attorney & a grand jury impaneled in a county that voted 59% for Mitt Romney in 2012 hands down 23 indictments for Alabama Speaker Mike Hubbard, it's “political persecution.” At least according to the guy who just got his mug shot taken & posted $86,000 bail.
Defendant Hubbard wasted no time posting a self-pitying video on his Facebook page. Supporters commenting on the page were divided as to whether it's the fault of Democrats in general or the actions of the Great and Powerful
Oz Obama who rose from his Muslim prayer rug to smite Hubbard with a golf club.
The Kool-Aid must have been double-strength:
Then the conspiracy theorists weighed in:
Someone offered a religious explanation for the charges:
Finally, some confused soul who thinks Paul Hubbert was Mike Hubbard's secret dad popped up to comment:
Frankly, after watching four years of Mike Hubbard's rule by fiat in the House, it's pretty hard to see him as a victim of anything but his own greed and hubris.