A Look Through the Red Base Window

What about that Gingrich win? Read this from the Red State blog, courtesy of realclearpolitics.com.

And don’t you think it’s strange that the national GOP got tagged with the “red” label, given all the anti-socialist talk coming from those megaphones? Which art director at which national TV network first decided to color code the electoral maps red and blue—and did he or she ever get credit for that sorting decision?