“Morass.”

Conservative journalist Chris Adamo’s worried that Republicans are being tricked into downplaying conservatism. And his projections will no doubt please liberals: “At this crucial time in the nation’s course, an ambiguous and diluted platform from the Republican Party will serve no useful purpose, either for the party’s sake, or that of the nation. Yet by the character of its presumptive leader John McCain, the GOP appears to be stumbling into just such a morass.” [RenewAmerica]