The View From 1776

Cousin Teddy: Liberal-Progressive-Socialist

Too many conservatives today, with no understanding of his overall socio-political views, mistakenly assume that Franklin Roosevelt’s cousin Teddy Rosevelt was a conservative, because of his foreign policy guideline: speak softly and carry a big stick.

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 12/27 at 01:40 AM
  1. Teddy Roosevelt is the iconic Republican and favorite President of Ronald Regan, George Bush and John McCain. TR (was) is their patron saint and idol!

    Since your post, Tom, implies that TR was actually the epitome of a good Democrat, is this just pleasurable irony for the holidays, or is the current Republican Party actually Liberal-Progressive-Socialist?
    Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)  on  12/27  at  03:23 PM
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