Jennifer Rubin marks Margaret Thatcher’s passing by identifying the characteristic liberal ways of dealing with the passing of conservative giants.
At the passing of each conservative legend we are reminded that liberals stick to some basic rules when commenting on these passings. These rules of the road (of the funeral procession, if you will) are thoroughly predictable and the subject of much guffawing by conservatives, while liberals remain clueless that their act has gotten old:
1. The only good conservative is a dead one. …
10. Allow no self-reflection on why no liberal icon in the past 50-plus years is regarded with such affection and esteem.
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Matthew Burke has collected twenty-five excellent quotations from Margaret Thatcher “that crush Obama and the left.”
â€œWhen all the objectives of government include the achievement of equality â€“ other than equality before the law â€“ that government poses a threat to liberty.â€ ~ Margaret Thatcher
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