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The Stone Truth: Left-Wingers Are Boring

goldilocks Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 3:00 PM
If I disagree, then I know why I disagree instead of just disagreeing. IMHO. conservatives need a liitle agitation. How am I doing? I get c 90 min a day on the public library computer. I get SS reitrement. I earned my retirement. I don't get social welfare! No one pays me. It is part of my public community service. Townhall adds some excitement to my life. Thanks! I don't need affirmation of my beliefs. I need a sense of community. Oops! Wrong place? No community here!

When, at long last, will people understand that the left is boring?

The question came to mind as I was dipping in and out of Oliver Stone's miasmic 700-plus-page tome. I'll never read the whole thing, and not because it's a left-wing screed full of slimy distortions about the evils of the United States (though that doesn't help). It's that it's boring.

Stone and co-author Peter Kuznick call their book "The Untold History of the United States," except, again, it isn't. This story has been told countless times before. As the Daily Beast's Michael Moynihan notes in a devastating review, Stone...