“The final line for me to cross in complete alienation from the right was my recognition that Obama…”

“The final line for me to cross in complete alienation from the right was my recognition that Obama is not a leftist. In fact, he’s barely a liberal—and only because the political spectrum has moved so far to the right that moderate Republicans from the past are now considered hardcore leftists by right-wing standards today. Viewed in historical context, I see Obama as actually being on the center-right.”

Revenge of the Reality-Based Community | The American Conservative (via sinshine)
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