Every time Republicans lose an election, we hear ad nauseam from the media and other monolithic echo chambers that conservatism is dead.
If it’s dead, then really it’s un-dead, like in horror movies. It keeps rising from the grave. Liberals think they’ve killed it, then it reconstitutes itself and wins elections. Moo-ahh-ahh-ahh.
Derek Hunter of Americans for Tax Reform put together a compilation of media quotes from previous electoral routs in which the writers we’re delighted at conservatism’s supposed demise. With his permission, we provide a PDF of his mini-anthology here.