It happened this weekend at CPAC. It was the first time I’d ever attended a conservative convention and all the way up to 6:00 pm on Saturday, I thought that I had figured out what this convention would mean to me and how it would affect my outlook on the 2010 elections, the Republican Party, Libertarians and so on. I could not have been more short-sighted in my original estimations.
The hour or so that Glenn Beck was speaking was nothing short of inspirational and could very well have been life-changing for me. This had less to do with Mr. Beck himself although his oratory skills and presentation abilities were impressive. (For the Fox News challenged, watch via this special interweb link. Go. Watch. I’ll wait.