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2013 CPAC on Taking Responsibility: Do as We Say Not as We Do!

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Conservatives' favorite battle-cry, personal responsibility, is a glittering generality. A highly effective technique of propagandists and, per Wikipedia, emotionally appealing words so closely associated with highly-valued concepts and beliefs that they carry conviction without supporting information or reason. CPAC darlings proved their unwillingness to take any responsibility for the many 'Tea Party one-term wonders', losing their seats in 2012. One of the best indications of their arrogance is the statement: 'We define culture; not the other way around'. Put another way, they have the illusion that the world revolves around them. Jim DeMint claims the national Republican leaders have not advanced a conservative agenda for almost 20 years, yet they gave Bush-43 their support at every turn, on the wars, tax-cuts Medicare Part D, on and on.

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In " AN ORATION IN COMMEMORATION OF THE INDEPENDE... by Hugh Campbell on Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 at 1:29:33 PM