“If Obama has proven one thing beyond a shadow of any hypothetical doubt since taking office, it is that he is anything but a radical. On domestic policy he is barely to the left of center. On foreign policy, he is actually to the right of center. His two years in office has, if anything, been devoted to stubbornly refusing to try to move the country to the left. The problem for conservatives, as I have said time and time again, is that they cannot attack Obama for his policy mistakes because most of his policy mistakes are mistakes because they have continued the bad policies of Bush or focused too much on reaching compromises. So they have to go to the outer limits of crazy to find criticisms -- he's a Muslim, he's a terrorist sympathizer, he's the next Adolf Hitler, and so forth,” - Ed Brayton, responding to Daniel Larison, reacting to Jonah Goldberg.

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