" RIGHT-WING DEVIATIONIST ! "
An example of the hypersensitive and rigid demand for liberal ideological purity
that will ( happily in my view ) cost the Democrats the 2004 election.
Does anyone out there, who is not a wingnut of some kind, really think Dean was advocating courting anyone beyond working class and blue-collar white guys in the South who are constantly demonized by the upper-middle class, went to the
" best schools ", race and gender Taliban wing of the Democratic Party ?
Cultural snobbery and ideological zealotry is a poor mix for a mainstream party.