Question for discussion: If the Republicans brand themselves as “Guns, Babies, Jesus,” what have the Democrats branded themselves as, and is it working? Here’s my best stab: “Minorities, Welfare, Abortion.” Hmmm, doesn’t have a winning ring. Some might argue for a different phrasing (say, “Inclusiveness, Equality, Choice”) but that’s just gilding the lily. If you … Continue reading Framing the Democrats
“Palin = Guns, Babies, Jesus.” –Rush Limbaugh Once again, evidence that Republicans are better at simplifying and framing than Democrats. Agree or disagree, you’re pretty damn sure what they stand for.