is away, but David Weigel is doing his blogging for him, and, according to the Lonewacko blog,
he`s just as bad.Weigel
[Bashing the Buchanan book
on the Time Magazine
blog] "Have Arizona, California, and the rest of the Southwest become less American or less loyal?"
: "Apparently he missed all those Mexican flags when all those hundreds of thousands of foreign citizens were marching in our streets demanding rights to which they aren`t entitled, and all those politicians who act more like Mexican agents than elected U.S. representatives."
Then there`s the usual attack on Peter Brimelow, for not wanting his son to be discriminated against.
This seems to drive people crazy,
for some reason. Oh, and a guy who`s posting on
A) Andrew Sullivan`s blog
B) Reason`s Hit and Run blog
refer`s to us
as "the VDARE.com sanitarium."
If you`re not a regular reader of either, you`ll have to take my word for it; that`s funny.UPDATE:
Reader Ryan Kennedy writes from Alaska
From the Time blog:"Can anyone point me to the border towns where democracy has collapsed, supplanted by Latin American-style caudillos?"I remember reading somewhere about a small border town in California that had been essentially taken over my Mexicans. A mayor was elected who was previously a mayor in Mexico and he brought all the political practices standard in a Mexican town. That is, he covered for drug operations and intimidated political rivals with violence.I wish I could find the article......
Good catch. You`re probably thinking of South Gate, California.
See South Gate: Mexico Comes to California
By Roger D. McGrath, The American Conservative,
May 19, 2003