Thursday, February 28, 2008

The Day Conservatism Died: William F. Buckley Dead at 82

William F Buckley
Conservatism died today when its most ardent supporter, William F. Buckley died. Rest In Peace.

One of the best lines I've seen about Buckley, in reference to his being the father of modern conservatism:

Bill Buckley may have been the father of modern conservatism.

But we never know how our children will turn out.
"Children" in this case meaning the likes of Fat Bag Rush Limbaugh, Lilliputian Sean Hannity, Dumb Ass Bill O'Reilly and the like.

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