Ed Driscoll

Sympathy for the Devil

“MSM Looks at Andrew Breitbart, Sees Antichrist.”

But does the leftwing media consider that a good or bad thing? Let me check with Saul Alinsky (by way of David Horowitz) and get back to you:

For the the Hillary-Soros generation of johnny-come-lately radicals and their ACORN footsoldiers, Alinksy is their Sun-Tzu and his book Rules for Radicals is the field manual for their struggle. I thought while I’m refreshing my acquaintance with this destructive fellow and re-reading his text, I would share my thoughts with you, serially over the next week.

For this first post, let’s just focus on the dedication of the book — to Satan:

“Lest we forget, an over-the-shoulder acknowledgment to the very first radical:” (Pause there for second. Now continue): “from all our legends, mythology, and history(and who is to know where mythology leaves off and history begins — or which is which), the first radical known to man who rebelled against the establishment and did it so effectively that he at least won his own kingdom — Lucifer.”

Still though, to paraphrase D.H. Lawrence, it is no good casting out the titans of new media. They belong to us, we must accept them and be at peace with them.

Update: “I would say Breitbart has, once again, achieved all his objectives.”