He was known, well known, along the highways in hiding that are traveled by the poor and the mad, by the professional revolutionaries and by those who have been taught to hate so well that their hate shows on their faces like harelips and they are unwanted except by other like them, who welcome them to cheap rooms with slogans and posters on the walls, to basements where lengths of sawed-off pipe re held in padded vises while they are stuffed with high explosives, to back rooms where lunatic plans are laid.
–The Stand by Stephen King, Ch. 23 pg 182
A cheap shot? Yes. Undeserved? Hell, no!