In response to:

Richard Cohen Explains Conservatives

rmccarthy Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 12:08 AM
Not fitting into normal is a lifelong habit of mine only exacerbated by becoming more acquainted with God's wisdom rather than the World's. I have been specific enough on many blogs here and the Telegraph and WND. How much more specific can I be than to say again that I do not accept the label of Right or Left or Conservative but only Child of God. So, I will gladly take the heat from both sides than be wrong, thank you God.
On the last day of 2012, Washington Post columnist Richard Cohen inadvertently clarified two huge matters regarding the left.

The first was the ignorance about conservatives and conservatism that permeates the left. The second was the primary reason decent people identify with the left: the effective caricaturing and demonizing of the right. Were it not for caricature and demonization, most otherwise intelligent and decent people would not be on the left.

This is what Cohen wrote in his column, "Republicans Adrift:"

"It is conservatism that is both intellectually exhausted and nearly indefensible. It is the movement of the ideologically ossified,...