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I encountered one aspect of conservative philosophy that is interesting because of its uncommon clarity.
Laura Ingraham weighs in with the assertion on her blog, "contrary to what the usual suspects on the Left and mushy middle are saying, Romney's loss is not an indictment of conservatism." Well, fine. But it is a statement by her staff that really illustrates and encapsulates a core belief of right wing nuttery.
Are the defeats the fault of the GOP and its candidates, and do they now need to pander to minorities and update their platform to make it more appealing? What exactly is wrong with conservative principles? Anything? No. If it ain’t broke don’t fix it. We don’t need to change to appeal to voters. We need voters and their mindsets to change. It is no easy task. [emphasis added]