Totemic guardians Baby (left), elephant statuette purchased at the Marketplace in Nairobi years ago (center) and Tiny atop the piano preside over the right side of the blogosphere.
"Perverse, I know. Why do I do it?" asks liberal Richard Lawrence Cohen, confessing a secret passion for conservative blogs. We're delighted to find ourselves in the company of Peggy Noonan, Ann Althouse and a couple of other oners, and we love his description of what we're about:
An art lover and cat lover whose blog shows both interests prominently . . . but she has a tendency, in my view, to view politics too much as an our-team-versus-their-team contest.
Oh, didn't we mention? Winning isn't everything. It's the only thing.
Tiny, confessing a secret passion for her supper, heads toward the kitchen with a purposeful stride.
Update: RLC writes to set the record straight:
I would call myself a progressive libertarian of sorts, very frustrated with the party of my upbringing, whose stupidity at electoral politics sometimes makes me wonder if they actually could be trusted with the government.
Who can blame him?