“Seven Tenets of Liberalism”
Left as an exercise for the reader:
Conservatives in politics and in the media and on the web are generally nuanced and back their positions with serious arguments.: Liberals in politics and in the media seem to settle for emotional appeals and namecalling.: The liberals I know aren’t like that, but the public voices of liberalism are.: Why the difference?: Why does simplistic namecalling work on the left, managing to attract the votes of moderates as well as those of true believers?
Associate Professor of Economics, North Carolina State Univ.
Wrote about this before. I guess the super-incisive voice of Geico has become a product liability. From Dave Weigel: Today,
Something interesting to note: Liberals care a whole lot about a stone cold killer, a brutal man who repeatedly raped
It’s time for a little hand wringing from enviro-weenies at Treehugger What is it with Astroturfers and kids? Whenever there