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Jim Nabors and How Liberalism May Win Its Way to Defeat

HoovervilleFollies Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 3:06 PM
I see this same basic moronic "history lesson" at TH over and over again. It is indisputable that many Southern Democrats (NOT liberals) were racist a**holes. But guess where they ended up in the late 20th century? Do you think Strom Thurmond and Jesse Helms were always Republicans? The party shift in the South benefited the Democratic Party by cleaning out the trash and did much to turn the GOP into the shamefully stupid party of reactionary lunacy.

Is Gomer Pyle one of the Four Horseman of the Liberal Apocalypse?

The superficially surprising thing about last week’s announcement that Jim Nabors had married his boyfriend of four decades was not so much the nuptials themselves – I always felt Gomer was just going through the motions with Lou-Ann Poovie. Rather, it was the cultural reaction to the news that a huge star back in his day had decided he would tell even if we didn’t ask.

There was no reaction. America, including conservatives regardless of their feelings about gay marriage, collectively shrugged their shoulders and generally wished the elderly...