Quote of the Day
Movement status, especially as promoted by sites like RedState that espouse nothing more than ideological litmus tests that are bereft of any linking narrative of values or philosophy, has largely inverted conservatism.
Yup. Still, I don’t think this phenomenon is necessarily peculiar to conservatism, just a natural outcome of coalition politics in a two-party system and exacerbated by sound-byte culture. Give it a few years and people will ridicule YearlyKos 2029 for pretty much the exact reasons CPAC2009 was an exercise in self-parody.