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05/12/2005 01:27 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Conservatives and Rude Politics

Alan Bloom I could at least understand, but Dennis Prager I don't get. Why this enduring outrage over unruly campus behavior coming from the pathetic remnants of the left? I'm seriously asking. I bet the intensity of his outrage wasn't as great over, say, rape and its cover-up at the Air Force Academy as it was over those obscenities shouted at Ann Coulter. But which really represents "moral chaos"? And what about Ms. Coulter's own prescription for responding to 9/11—"we should invade their countries, kill their leaders and convert them to Christianity." Surely that evokes more "moral chaos" than some student yelling about anal sex. So I'm seriously asking. Is the "Nazi/Weimer = the 60's legacy" theme still credible in today's America? Or is this trope on automatic pilot now...