Blog on the Run: Reloaded

Thursday, September 12, 2013 6:20 am

What’s hippie punching, you ask? Or, Cleekian conservatism

Balloon Juice commenter Cleek, unbeknownst to me, laid out this most basic of conservative philosophies some time back:

Today’s conservatism is the opposite of what liberals want today: updated daily.

I hearby dub this school of thought Cleekian conservatism. Now that you have a name for it, see how often you find it popping up.

1 Comment

  1. It’s been observed for quite some time locally (Greensboro, NC), even stated quite clearly by local conservatives: If it bothers whomever they perceive to be “liberals” it’s bona fide!

    Comment by Roch Smith, Jr. — Thursday, September 12, 2013 7:57 am @ 7:57 am

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