It's been said before, but Orcinus says it well
When it comes to the left, the mainstream media have exactly two all-purpose storylines going. We will always be portrayed as either spineless wussies, or angry loonies. The only choice we have here is to decide which one we're going to play to.
Given that choice, I'll go for angry loony every day of the week.
I say it's high time we borrow this [Republican] strategy, and put it to work. Let go of the fear. Accept that they're gonna say what theyre gonna say. Stop apologizing for anything. And let's bring on the angry Democrats.
Yes! Let's at least be entertaining! Kicking ass is fun.