The editorial in today's Cleveland Rag Dealer points out how liberal bloggers may be the eventual downfall of the democrat party.
Noting that the liberal bloggers are making more of an impact, many are mistaking this as a resurgence of grass root & net root efforts. The effect is actually bringing the democrat presidential candidates farther to the left.
An indication of this is that none of the democrat presidential primary hopefuls attended the recent Democratic Leadership Council, yet all were present at the second YearlyKos convention.
PD Editorial --
Hillary Clinton, Christopher Dodd, John Edwards, Barack Obama and Bill Rich ardson spent the weekend in Chicago. So did Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid.
The Democratic Party's top dogs weren't out to see the resurgent Cubs or downtown's magnificent Millennium Park. They stayed indoors, wooing 1,400 liberal bloggers and activists at the second YearlyKos convention....
Net-roots activists like their politics undiluted by moderation or pragmatism.... They've forced Pelosi and Reid into a succession of failed anti-war measures that have demolished Congress' approval ratings. Unless the presidential candidates have more backbone, they risk being pushed into a corner that could help resuscitate the dispirited GOP. More...
The Looney Left, ya gotta love 'em!