Commentary

Hate is such a strong word

Said one convention delegate: “For us, George W. Bush is our Newt Gingrich. He’s the one we love to hate.” Do Dems hate Bush? [T]he Democrats’ visceral reaction to Bush goes way beyond that. It’s political. It’s philosophical. It’s personal. A perfect storm that has created an anger that’s deep and seemingly immovable.

Ted Balaker is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist, and founding partner of Korchula Productions, a film and new media production company devoted to making important ideas entertaining.