Sincerely Sad

These folks don’t seem to understand what’s gone wrong in America. They just know something has gone really wrong. They are trying to make sense of it. I suspect that we all are. I guess Glenn Beck offers some bizarre and simplistic way for them to vent that frustration and to have hope that things will get better if they… Continue reading

I Hadn’t Really Thought about This

Image by elycefeliz via Flickr But I bet this is true. Why are the Tea Party people and Glenn Beck‘s fans are so upset about the federal government? Because, in their view, integration was forced down their unwilling throats by judicial and legislative fiat. The lunatic fringe conservatism that Mr. Beck espouses with such goofy eloquence is driven, among other… Continue reading