Good times here – “Not One of Us” by Thomas Sowell on Creators.com – A Syndicate Of Talent

Pragmatism tells you nothing about extremism. But the conservative intellectuals who seize upon President Obamas pragmatism to give him the benefit of the doubt are obviously bending over backward for some reason.With Governor Palin, it is just the opposite. The conservative intelligentsia who react against her have remarkably little to say that will stand up to scrutiny. People who actually dealt with her, before she became a national figure, have expressed how much they were impressed by her intelligence.Governor Palins “inexperience” is a talking point that might have some plausibility if it were not for the fact that Barack Obama has far less experience in actually making policies than Sarah Palin has. Joe Biden has had decades of experience in being both consistently wrong and consistently a source of asinine statements.Governor Palins candidacy for the vice presidency was what galvanized grass roots Republicans in a way that John McCain never did. But there was something about her that turned even some conservative intellectuals against her and provoked visceral anger and hatred from liberal intellectuals.

via “Not One of Us” by Thomas Sowell on Creators.com – A Syndicate Of Talent.

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