The Right’s Obama, Ctd

Andrew Sullivan —  Apr 5 2012 @ 9:00am

A reader writes:

I liked your reader's Baldwin quote. The situation also reminds me of another Baldwin quotation that is less specific, but heartbreakingly accurate nevertheless:

"I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain."