the Reagan adminsitration was never "fascist",

On Tue, 21 Dec 2004 00:04:59 -0500, Mark Darling <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>  I'm in total agreement with you, Danny, at least as far as your critique of
> Zappa's political thought is concerned. 
>  Mark
>  
>  
> I don't FZ himself really knew! Also, clearly, the Reagan adminsitration was
> never "fascist", just unpleasantly rightwing and reactionary. But seeing how
> FZ had ruled out - for one reason or another - any sort of
> left-wing/socialistic perspective, he was political in limbo, or stuck:
> hence his "practical conservatism" formulation, which, as far as I can make
> out, amounts to a defence of 'small business' against 'big business and a
> yearning for tax-cuts. Not particularly inspiring! I've often thought that
> FZ's obvious political intelligence was wasted a bit, with only a
> ill-defined and vague 'libertarianism' to sustain it ... oh well, thought
> for the day over! 
>  
>  cheers,
>  
>  DANNY
>  
>  Jurgen Verfaillie <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>  
> Great video, much appreciated...
>  Q: anyone notice FZ calling himself a conservative? Yet he calls the 
>  Reagan administration a "fascist theocracy"?
>  Just what kind of conservatism is FZ talking about?
>  
>  Jurgen
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