My dissertation is coming to a head at the moment, so some of my posts may be a little short over the next few weeks. This will be one of the short ones.
Peggy Noonan has written an excellent piece in the Wall Street Journal on the current atmosphere in American politics, and I agree with her completely. Her basic argument is that the left are pushing agenda item after agenda item, and they have really gone too far. Americans are sick of it, and it threatens to boil over this November. I agree completely - there is only so much liberalism people can take, and Americans have certainly had their fair share recently.
The article can be found here