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The Winter of Conservative Discontent

True Conservative! Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 11:39 AM
sybil, you're an idiot ... as always!
goldilocks Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 2:04 PM
goldilocks Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 2:03 PM
So what is a true traditional conservative?

How are you one?
OldMexicanblog Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 11:48 AM
Re: Faux Conservative,
-- sybil, you're an idiot ... as always! --

Always as insighful as always, Faux conservative.
As the white flag rises above Republican redoubts, offering a surrender on taxes, the mind goes back to what seemed a worse time for conservatives: December 1964.

Barry Goldwater had suffered a defeat not seen since Alf Landon. Republicans held less than one-third of the House and Senate and only 17 governorships. The Warren Court was remaking America.

In the arts, academic and entertainment communities, and national press corps, conservatives were rarely seen or heard. It was Liberalism's Hour, with America awash in misty memories of Camelot and great expectations of the Great Society to come in 1965.

That year, however,...

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