(Self-serving talk show hosts should not co-opt Martin Luther King's speech at the Lincoln Memorial, in a similar can/should problem. The nuns dismantled their memorial on the edge of Auschwitz in a can/should solution that was not afterwards framed as a defeat for free expression.)
Disgusting anti-Muslim rhetoric has been flying on the airwaves, making everyone crazy in ways that seem unAmerican, if only it were so.
Dean defends location-critics unfairly stigmatized and lumped-in with the bigots.Almost every objection Keith Olbermann makes is against the extreme bigots, which is important, but that leaves the thoughtful location-critics out of the conversation. The center is supposed to be about dialogue, but so far, one side refuses to talk to the Governor, and is adamant to make a legalistic and argumentative stance when there are more pragmatic solutions.