Posted by PrestoPundit on 11/04/2008
And it’s time to stop whistling past the grave yard — we’re no longer a center right county. Not even close. Karl Rove promised realignment with George Bush, and we’ve got it, good and hard.
And I also think Mark Steyn is right about this:
I think we are near a point at which America joins the rest of the west
as a center-left society – that’s to say, a society whose assumptions
about the role of government and the size of the state are far closer
to Continental social democracies than to the Founding Fathers. In a
grim media-cultural environment, the temptation for American
conservatism is to be seduced into becoming one of those ever so mildly
right-of-left-of-right-of-left-of-center parties they have in Europe.
We should have the fight about conservatism’s future vigorously and
UPDATE: A bit of good news.