Meanwhile, after Beck, Limbaugh et al have given it their best shot, they still can’t get more than 36 percent of the population to oppose health care reform. Is that all that they’ve got?
Immediately after the Palin VP pick made McCain momentarily popular and drove progressives to despair, I blogged (he wrote, immodestly) that the excitement wouldn’t last, and neither should the despair. Crucial media outlets were already on to her incompetence and her nonchalance regarding the truth.
My pessimistic principles notwithstanding, maybe it’s time to think that way again.