It takes a lot of work and time and patience to get it right. And even WITH all that investment in discipline, the most accomplished master is going to have a moment or two when he looks at his creation and….
Tosses it back. Does it over. Learns from his blemish.
Political movements are no different.
The Tea Party movement has been an explosion of thought, of ideas and of expression. There’s been anger and there’s been excitement and there’s been conflict.
Mostly the movement has stayed local and grass roots. Mostly the movement has stayed on message:
No Social Issues.
And with that message the folks have been largely successful in the implementation. Poor established members haven’t even made it out of the primary. Good strong energetic candidates are, in some cases, already in office.
But like Master Craftsmen, what began as a work of art ends up as a mistake. But that’s okay.
And the most recent and glaring mistake?
She’s seen here in a debate and the question is surrounding evolution, intelligent design and creationism and the inclusion of that is schools. Specific is the establishment of religion by the state.
This is painful to watch in the same way that someone walking around with their zipper down is painful to watch:
Ya win some and ya lose some!