Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Liberalism is the Default of Pop Culture

Writing in Monday's NRO, Mark Steyn observes if the non-political sphere in the U.S. is permanently left-of-center -- the movies, the pop songs, the plays, the sitcoms, the newspapers plus the churches, schools and much else -- it's simply unreasonable to expect people to walk into a polling booth every other November and vote conservative. The culture is where the issues get framed and the boundaries set.

Andrew Breitbart, whose news sight is routinely linked by Matt Drudge, gets to what's really at stake:
If conservatives don't figure out popular culture soon, the movement will die a deserving death.
Read it.

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