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Monday, May 26, 2008

Today's assignment

Posted By on Mon, May 26, 2008 at 10:16 AM

This one is much easier with the print version and an easy chair, but Claude B. suggests a homework assignment for Arkansas Blog readers: George Packer's recent article in The New Yorker suggesting that the Republican Era, thanks to a shortage of ideas, may be over.

We can dream, can't we? Anyway, says Claude:

I've lived too long to take seriously the pronouncements of death for either political party (post-Goldwater, post-Nixon, post-Carter, post-Mondale, post-Dukakis, ad infinitum).

Contrast and discuss.

 

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