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Response to Dawson Leery (Original post)

Fri Apr 25, 2014, 02:00 AM

9. What they're touting

is really not conservatism. True conservatism is about conserving and preserving things, and acting with common sense. Eisenhower was a conservative, for example. Rockefeller was a conservative. Even Colin Powell is a conservative. But people like Bundy, Nugent, the Kochs, Limbaugh, Jones, Hannity, Loesch, etc. are NOT conservatives. They are regressives, reactionaries, and extremists. They don't care about conserving things like money (unless it means dodging taxes), or preserving rights (unless it's the right of criminals to shoot up places), or the environment. They only care about acting on fear--and SPREADING fear.

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