Firebrand ex-congressman Tom Tancredo, who wants to see all immigration reduced period, is being drafted to run for governor of the state of Colorado.

Last time someone brought up drafting Tom Tancredo, whose depression allowed him to avoid the draft during Vietnam, it didn’t go so well.

The poor word choice was even lost on the Youth for Western Civilization, for whom Tancredo serves as honorary chairman.

In all fairness, Tancredo’s anti-immigrant message clearly resonates with at least part of the Colorado electorate: