Posted BY: Brian Parsons

The 1978 comedy Animal House depicts the charades of the rag-tag Delta Tau Chi fraternity of Faber College, clashing with Dean Wormer to maintain their university charter.  Opposing Delta Tau Chi is the neighboring prestigious Omega Theta Pi fraternity.  In one notable scene, frat pledge Chip Diller, portrayed by Actor Kevin Bacon, is hazed in ritual embarrassment by his senior Omega brothers.  As he kneels on his hands and knees, his cloaked initiators paddle his bottom, at which time he winces and pleads politely, “Thank you, sir.  May I have another?”

Trending: WHO moves forward with plans to target “misinformation” and “disinformation” under international law

This scene embodies conservatives’ repeated abuses for a perceived seat at the table of national politics. Will conservatives bend the knee to their initiators once again, or will conservatives drive policy from the bottom up?

Full Story