Note To TV Producers

I like and respect Erick Erickson, but after watching the Sunday shows you would think he represents somewhere between 25 and 75 percent of the conservative movement, given the rather absurd prominence his anti-Pledge remarks have been given.  Everywhere you turn, we’re told that there’s a huge controversy on the right over the Pledge, and yet the only evidence anyone ever cites are Erickson’s comments. Again, I like the guy, but to paraphrase Stalin, how many divisions does the Erick Erickson have?

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