If my Twitter and Facebook feeds are any indication, the incivility and venom of the culture wars are just as much a problem for the Left as for the Right. Political conventions bring out the worst in people, especially people with access to social media.
Anne Romney: “Tonight I want to talk to you about love.” Chris Christie (immediately following): “Tonight, we choose respect over love.” Woops!
When did the Heartland Fox News guy become governor of Ohio?
Forget about the unofficial religious test for office, what about the “I had a hardscrabble, working-class life” test for office?
The Convention tweet of the night comes from Bobby Griffith: “Hofstadter/Lasch 2012.”
The commentator quote of the night comes from Mark Shields on PBS: (paraphrased): “In just 30 minutes Americans got to know Chris Christie better than they know Mitt Romney.