The moderates in the Republican party have for years been helping to create conditions that are rendering their party irrelevant.
By holding their colletive noses and endorsing extremist candidates from the lunatic fringe of the Tea Party, Republican moderates have helped their party leave them behind. Far, far behind.
Now that teabaggers have shoved more moderate GOP candidates off the ballot, the Republican party is poised to self-destruct in the most spectacular implosion imaginable.
The Rude Pundit has a great article about this. If you don’t mind expletives, I strongly encourage you to check it out:
and to any on the lunatic fringe that find this offensive, I refer you to your own teabagger candidate Carl Paladino.