Saturday, November 06, 2004

The Culture of Smug Assumption

Why do we have to go to a Canadian paper to read this kind of wisdom. He hits the nail on the head with this one:
The clever people at the mainstream television networks, the stylish types in New York and Los Angeles, the icons of glamour and glitz all said that John Kerry was the only choice for a person with any intelligence. As for those ignorant evangelicals, those stupid church-going Catholics, those family-values fools, those dumb redneck hicks, they weren't real Americans.

Then, in the smiling twilight of the new political morning, the unwashed told their betters to shove it.