Historically, a political group losing hold on it's own identity, floating without direction or value, will grasp desperately at any event or circumstance that might, in any way, revitalize a movement or re-energize conviction.
This brings us what we see today of the Far-Right conclaves of the Republican Party, and their newfound adoration for the recently-deceased Falwell. But for you conservatives our there desperate for a cause to believe in again, be wary of this one. This is the man who, with a straight face and prideful tone, uttered:
Textbooks are Soviet propaganda.And...
I hope I live to see the day when, as in the early days of our country, we won't have any public schools. The churches will have taken them over again and Christians will be running them. What a happy day that will be!There are more just like that. Many, many more. Get to know the man before you adopt him as a mascot.