11.17.2008

Casus Belli

Assessing the GOP rift, the Economist snarkily identifies the GOP's decline as "death from the head down" - a loss of intellectual heft.

Still, while well-written, the piece reads like an atheist's fish-in-a-barrel attack on the most outlandish aspects and figures of a religion, rather than a true and effective attack on the underlying theology.

ht/FH