In response to:

Richard Cohen Explains Conservatives

The Original King Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 2:05 PM sated, this is how he has chosen to make his living. I would be willing to bet that, in the past 5 years, he has never gone an entire show without demonizing the left to some extent.
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,...