The Cracked Crystal Ball II: Pat Buchanan: Civil Rights Laws Have Served Their Purpose

Wow.  I’ve known that Buchanan had long since fallen off the rhetorical cliff of the far right, but today’s column is a real prize winner. A radical idea: Suppose we repealed the civil rights laws and fired all the bureaucrats enforcing these laws.  Does anyone think hotels, motels and restaurants across Dixie, from D.C. to ...

Andrew Sullivan drives the wahmbulance to Pat Buchanan’s doorstep.

I normally agree and in fact admire much of what Andrew Sullivan writes. Unlike phony conservative opportunists like David Frum, Sullivan approaches his words with a conviction not influenced by the winds of caprice. However, he is still a conservative and is prone to indulging in the last refuge of a conservative – whinng about the ‘victimization’ ...