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Cocooned Liberals Are Unprepared for Political Debate

Arthur52 Wrote: May 27, 2012 11:44 PM
I would say that you are dumber than a box of rocks, however, that would be insulting to rocks. You are just plain dumb, and massively uninformed.
It's comfortable living in a cocoon -- associating only with those who share your views, reading journalism and watching news that only reinforces them, avoiding those on the other side of the cultural divide.

Liberals have been doing this for a long time. In 1972, the movie critic Pauline Kael said it was odd that Richard Nixon was winning the election, because everyone she knew was for George McGovern.

Kael wasn't clueless about the rest of America. She was just observing that her own social circle was politically parochial.

The rest of us have increasingly sought out comfortable cocoons, too. Journalist...