The L- and the C-Word

Dave Winer sagt uns, was „liberal“ in den USA heißt, und was Conservatism (egal ob compassionate oder nicht) heißt, wenn man das recht-radikale Hintergundrauschen der Talk-Radios zu Grunde legt. Und gibt uns ein Gegenmittel an die Hand:

Scripting News: 3/28/2005: „I told him if he’s going to talk about that [liberalism], I’m going to expose him for what he is, an emulator of loutish, idiotic talk show hosts who say they’re conservatives, but come on, they’re not conservative, they’re idiots who got a gig that pays them for being idiotic. The stupider they are the more they make. Competence in their work is incompetence everywhere else!“