[quote=samlar;2125297]Since we are getting more and more post that are political and name calling like you are a liberal or conservative. When I read what a liberal is below I think thats me and I am proud of it. Then I read what a conservative is and I say thats me also and I am proud of it.
The trouble is that Politicians that I have seen in my life time for both parties do not govern as liberalism or conservatism if they did we would not be in the shape we are now.
aoften capitalized : a movement in modern Protestantism emphasizing intellectual liberty and the spiritual and ethical content of Christianity b: a theory in economics emphasizing individual freedom from restraint and usually based on free competition, the self-regulating market, and the gold standard c: a political philosophy based on belief in progress, the essential goodness of the human race, and the autonomy of the individual and standing for the protection of political and civil liberties dcapitalized : the principles and policies of a Liberal party
disposition in politics to preserve what is established b: a political philosophy based on tradition and social stability, stressing established institutions, and preferring gradual development to abrupt change; specifically : such a philosophy calling for lower taxes, limited government regulation of business and investing, a strong national defense, and individual financial responsibility for personal needs (as retirement income or health-care coverage[/quote]
I have to agree. Reading both I would have to say that I am both.
Maybe we can call ourselves the Liberal Conservatives?
Actually, I think I will call my self that.