Now, mind you, I don’t often disagree with the Great Kevin Williamson, because that moniker — the Great — is well deserved. Williamson is one of the finest, most intelligent, deepest observers of the local and world scenes.
The Democrats can’t help themselves. They’re so hopelessly corrupt that without a wholesale overthrow of their own establishment by actual, legitimate, uncorrupted people, they represent an existential threat to this, the greatest country that’s ever existed in the history of the world.
I don’t expect the RGI to take me up on this challenge. If I’d been getting roundly thumped any time I went somewhere to debate, I’d probably stay away too… and I’d go find a way to educate myself and become a whole lot better informed. Wait! Maybe that’s what they’re doing! … Nah…
The author of the essay, one Trevor Thomas at American Thinker, comes at this point from a Christian perspective. However, as we’ve said in these pages many times, a deep truth works on every level: theological, philosophical, moral, ethical, practical. The truths about homosexuality — that it’s not normal, that it’s deviant, that it’s unhealthful at best and deadly at worst, that it’s immoral — are such truths.
In a rather interesting coincidence, after having written this piece, I was searching around the internet and found someone — … Continue reading Leftism is Ignorance and Stupidity (Part II) (Credit Where Credit is Due)
You’re almost never as big on others’ radar screens as you think you are.
Leftism is ignorance because its “ideas” always seem the most attractive when one knows, or has thought, the least about them. When one is at his most ignorant about them. Leftism is stupidity because when, with the passage of time, the leftist ideas prove as wrong-headed, damaging, disastrous or barbaric as they inevitably do, only very stupid, or corrupt, people remain leftists.