"If conservatives don't want to be seen as bitter people who cling to their guns and religion and anti-immigrant sentiments, they should stop being bitter and clinging to their guns, religion and anti-immigrant sentiments."
Here are the big issues for normal people: the war the economy the environment mending fences with our enemies and allies, and the rule of law.
And here's the list of Republican obsessions since President Obama took office: that his birth certificate is supposedly fake he uses a teleprompter too much he bowed to a Saudi guy Europeans like him he gives inappropriate gifts his wife shamelessly flaunts her upper arms, and he shook hands with Hugo Chavez and slipped him the nuclear launch codes.
Do these sound like the concerns of a healthy, vibrant political party?
No, more like "The Morally Bankrupt Party of Permanent Irrelevance." Heh.