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  •  The only complexity conservative are OK with... (5+ / 0-)

    ...is theological, and they can't even stomach a lot of that.  The meta-stupidity of tweeting the health care law isn't that one or another element of it will look offensive to someone, but simply that it's long and complicated...which is supposed to be a marker of badness.  Not for the first time, it occurs to me that conservatism is the worthy inheritor of the frontier-democratic notion that anything not immediately understandable to an uneducated person is highly suspect.

    You know, I sometimes think if I could see, I'd be kicking a lot of ass. -Stevie Wonder at the Glastonbury Festival, 2010

    by Rich in PA on Wed Mar 27, 2013 at 10:05:29 AM PDT

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