You know who gets special consideration for brooding their ideas? The Conservative Political
Action Committee. They had this great idea to partner with Viktor Orbán, autocratic leader of
Hungary, and apparently a conservative movement hero. They held their recent convention of
global whining and xenophobic tantrums in Hungary. And fascist strongman Orbán, the
conservative hero, delivered the keynote speech.
Ring any bells? Any Jews, gay people, communists, Catholics, Poles, or Roma have surviving
memories of Hungary? My neighbor when I was growing up had a tattoo on her arm from a
Hungarian concentration camp.
Jeff describes the spontaneous generation of ideas, good and, in the case of CPAC Budapest, bad.
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