To clarify, I’m pretty sure they were applauding at the idea of freedom and personal responsibility, as opposed to the idea of letting poor people die.
To further clarify, I’m pretty sure the context of the question did not involve “poor people”…
Because, you know, there are no “anti-government” white dudes vying for the GOP nomination yet.
(…As opposed to that Kenyan socialist.)
(Photo: Houston Chronicle)