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Richard Cohen Explains Conservatives

The Original King Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 7:31 PM
Perhaps an agreement should be struck...Cohen no longer attempts to "explain" conservatives....and Prager stops spending the majority of his time trying to (very inaccurately) "explain" the left. Both are wasting their time.
rmccarthy Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 12:01 AM
It might be that the only thing that saves us from the Right is the Left AND the only thing that saves us from the Left is the Right...What a system! Each has had their merits.
ThefingerNoz Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 12:10 AM
That a cop out! Take a stand on the issues presented here.
ThefingerNoz Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 12:10 AM
Thats a cop out! Take a stand on the issues presented here.
rmccarthy Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 12:19 AM
The Right is sometimes good, sometimes bad; the Left is sometimes good, sometimes bad; God is right and good ALL THE TIME! 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,...