Quote note (#171)
Fernandez invests far too much confidence in conservatives, as usual, but this is still thought-provoking:
If the world that conservative Americans once cherished has diminished; it has not been as rapid as the shrinkage of the liberal universe. Both aspects of old world are dying never to come back. The post World War 2 era of Franklin Roosevelt has nearly run its course. The difference is that the conservatives are more aware of its passing and may become more active in building what replaces it.
A miniature representation of the crisis is being acted out in Greece where the left is embarked on a Battle Royale against reality. …
(Discussing the acute irony of Darwinian forces populating the world with creationists earlier this evening — it seems like very much the same thing.)