Conservatives Hate America

October 2, 2009 at 1:31 pm | Posted in American politics | 3 Comments

Yeesh! You’d think that they would have some semblance of national pride and be upset that their city was knocked out of contention to host the Olympics. Tells you how much real “patriotism” conservatives truly have. What a bunch of bastards.

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  1. Paul Krugman wrote an op-ed for The New York Times about this very thing called, “The politics of Spite.”

    http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/05/opinion/05krugman.html?emc=eta1

  2. Sadly, my neighbor/friend/home teacher posted a status update expressing his “glee” that “Obama lost the olypics.”

  3. Wade,

    This is how I put it on a friend’s status update in facebook.

    Conservative patriotism has never truly been about the country as a whole but rather about the ” imagined community” of likeminded individuals who stand together against both foreign and domestic itrusions or threats to their otherwise “pure” ideology.


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