Ed Driscoll

Quote of the Day

Kathy Shaidle writes:

Being called a “c**t” etc. by “progressive” men is something I grew quite accustomed to when I was actually part of the Left, so these insults mostly inspire, not anguish, so much as an unpleasantly lukewarm piddle of nostalgia, like the creepy but blessedly brief sensation someone my age experiences when a Flock of Seagulls tune turns up in a toothpaste ad.

See also this 2002 article written during Andrew Sullivan’s foray into conservatism. In an earlier post, Shaidle notes the same eschaton-raising goals that bind many libertarians and the left.