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Obamacons and Obamacommies

By on 10.15.08 | 7:41AM

To channel Bob Dole once again, where is the outrage over Christopher Hitchens' endorsement of Barack Obama comparable to the flap caused by Christopher Buckley's? Of course, a longtime left-wing radical's embrace of Obama is less surprising than an endorsement by the son of National Review's founder. But what does that say about many conservatives' embrace of Hitchens in the run-up to the Iraq war?

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