How to Annoy a Conservative

The next time you hear a conservative blaming the government for something, tell them, “oh, so you’re part of the ‘blame America first’ crowd?”

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10 Responses to How to Annoy a Conservative

  1. Black Bloke May 19, 2009 at 3:15 pm #

    Off-topic: They do give a link back to the original URL, but what is this?

    http://philpapers.org/rec/LONTDA

  2. Nick Manley May 19, 2009 at 7:46 pm #

    YES

    Thanks for this obvious suggestion, Roderick ( :

  3. Niccolo May 19, 2009 at 10:20 pm #

    I don’t know. Makes it kind of sound like you’re in support of the government.

  4. Kevin Carson May 19, 2009 at 11:10 pm #

    To a conservative, the police and military don’t count as part of “the government.”

    • Richard Garner May 20, 2009 at 8:51 am #

      Indeed, they are “us,” in the sense that “we” invaded Iraq.

  5. Anon73 May 20, 2009 at 11:05 am #

    I thought liberals were the ones identifying the government with “us”?

    • Richard Garner May 20, 2009 at 11:24 am #

      All statists do.

  6. Anon73 May 20, 2009 at 11:43 am #

    True that.

  7. Brainpolice May 20, 2009 at 1:55 pm #

    *boinks the blame-america-firsters* Back to russia! Back to africa! 🙂

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