When moderates and independents are leaving your cause in droves because you misled them by falsely cloaking your unwelcome partisan ideology in a moderate veneer — at the same time the fervent base is doing the same because you misled them by falsely cloaking your unwelcome moderation in a partisan ideological veneer, you know you are simply not telling the truth by saying, in cynical Nixonian fashion, irreconcilable things all the time to almost everyone.
Wednesday, August 26, 2009
VDH Predicts Obama's Future
The great Victor Davis Hanson has an opinion up here titled "The Tingle is Gone?" about Obama's past behavior and his future. A flavor of the piece is best tasted with this closing paragraph (but read the whole thing).