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CPAC Unwise to Snub Christie, Gays

dcarling-rodgers Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 6:26 AM
And we also have a major newspaper columnist who is reviled by the left as a right wing extremist (name of Andrew Bolt, billed by his newspaper as 'Australia's most widely read conservative commentator') yet he's basically centre-left on many social issues. And our supposedly conservative former Prime Minister John Howard engineered a massive gun confiscation scheme in the 1990s following, you guessed it, a mass shooting by a nutcase they authorities had been well aware of for ages before he went on his rampage.

What can you do with a man like Chris Christie?

The answer, according to many with the conservative movement: Throw him overboard. And while we're at it, let's toss the gays over the side too.

The popular governor of New Jersey has certainly angered many conservatives, including this humble scribe. During the crucial final days of the presidential election, Christie didn't merely embrace President Obama, he all but endorsed him.

Then, during the congressional fight over the disaster-relief bill for victims of superstorm Sandy -- a bill with more pork in it than a Jimmy Dean factory -- Christie denounced Republicans...