Might Be a Republican if...
July 16, 2001
Don't know if you're a Blue Dog Democrat or a real Compassionate
Conservative? Nervous with being called a moderate? Feeling
enthralled with Bush "soul peering?" Is your "inner child"
an inner "GOP-PY?" What exactly is a Republican and how do
you know if you are one? The following guideline should help
you resolve your doubts.
You might be a Republican if:
You think HMO is a cable channel.
You support a waiting period for abortions but not for gun
You believe the "greenhouse effect" means better gardens.
You think deregulation of the airline industry has been successful.
You believe God is everywhere - except your motel room.
Liberal applies to the amount of scotch in your glass, and
moderate to the water.
The only "gay" you support - is the Enola Gay.
You believe judges have become political activists - except
for the Supreme Court.
You believe trial lawyers are evil except in the case of
the 2000 election.
You believe the NRA contributes more to American life than
You think banks and the government should keep your private
financial records for years but have no right to keep gun
purchase data for more than 24 hours.
You believe a free press can not only be bought, but can
also be profitable.
You believe censorship is included in the First Amendment.
You believe global warming is an advertising campaign by
You believe money is free speech.
You think death and taxes should only apply to the middle-class
You support caps on jury awards but not on corporate energy
You see Monopoly as not just a board game but as good business
You think of reality TV as Fox News.