Andrew Bolt, again with a clear grasp of the subtle complexities of modern society – and the statistics to back it up:
It’s true that some of the Left are genuinely nice people motivated by a sense of justice and compassion, however mistakenly applied. But it’s also true that the Left is the natural home of the barbarian.
My challenge to Andrew: Name just 10 members of teh Left who are “genuinely nice people motivated by a sense of justice and compassion.” I’ll bet he can’t find ten who he hasn’t attacked and called names for being pathetic Leftist barbarians at some point in his preposterously lengthy career as a conservative dickwad.
For a serious discussion of profanity in political blogging, here is the recording of the session titled “Different Tones and Wider Nets” (a.k.a. “the Fuck Panel”) from Netroots Nation 2008.