Wednesday, June 01, 2005

Winners & losers

Jonah Goldberg always offers interesting views on the world in his various writings. His latest offering in the June 6 print version of National Review is a classic.

A Coalition of Losers
Conservatives are patriotic, God-loving, and cheery. Liberals are meddlesome, secular kill-joys.
Hey, don't take my word for it – I've got data to back me. The Pew Research Center for the People and the Press
[a classic left-lib outfit] has released a big new report saying essentially just that.

Near the end of the piece, he chimes in with this piece of wonderful analysis...

One doesn't want to be too harsh here, but in a completely non-judgemental, non-moralistic sense, one party is for losers, the other for winners.

Guess which one is which?

SHOUTOUT to Regular Ron for his blog on the Dems' loss of the middle class, part of the inspiration for this piece.