If most conservative talk hosts had held sway during the Revolutionary War, we would be having tea, and tiffin, and God Saving the Queen today.
Glenn Beck's love affair with the Indian in diapers, Mahatma Gandhi, illustrates this best. A fill-in for Savage almost tripped over himself declaring his aversion to violence, and that education and voting Were The Way.
For how long? Public schools are producing ignorance by the cattle-car load. I question whether most of those are educable anymore to any great degree.The rot that is revisionist history has denied them the foundation of seeing America's Greatness. They only see the ill that they have been taught.
Would Washington, Jefferson, and Adams have stood it this long?
I am no chicken-hawk waving a LARPing sabre, and brandishing an airsoft DEAGLE. I merely doubt the efficacy of doing what we've been doing, when that has patently not worked.