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Richard Cohen Explains Conservatives

ThefingerNoz Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 12:53 AM
That's great to hear. You sound like a nice man. I hope you continue to seek God. I have to say though I really do not think you are looking in the right place. This site is the home of political pornography and a place to vent some pretty ugly emotions. You really can't so much to fix that in this non-personal and anonymous fashion.
rmccarthy Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 1:01 AM
That is a somewhat valid point and this is new enough territory that I might find it completely true. However, I have many avenues and this forum actually gives me opportunity to come across hurting people who hear something in what I say AND it sharpens my mind and teaches me somethings.
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,...