Ed Driscoll

And The Beards Have All Grown Longer Overnight

In early November, I wrote:

To borrow from the vernacular of The Boss’s early ’70s glory days (to coin a phrase), has any musician become more Establishment than Springsteen?

Allahpundit notes the ranks of the Establishment > Blog Archive >> Fearless dissident artist censors his anti-CIA lyrics at Obama event” href=”http://hotair.com/archives/2009/01/19/brave-artist-censors-anti-cia-lyrics-at-obama-event/”>have suddenly swelled:

One of the amusements of the Obama years will be watching the counterculture transition from inveighing against The Man to trying to get The Man reelected.

Too bad though that there doesn’t appear to be an opposition party whose leaders have enough brains to capitalize on this.