The Faith tells us every child is a gift and we can find a way to make room for them at the table of life, if we are willing.  No qualifications on that whatsoever.The Thing that Used to be Liberalism says every *wanted* child is a gift and every unwanted child is a burden that should be killed.The Thing that Used to be Conservatism seems to say different:But the states chosen to illustrate the point are particularly ironic choices.  Here’s the deal: Trying to combine this “Demographic Winter/Every child is a gift, not a burden” narrative with “We must hurl back the invading army of disease-bearing terrorist children or we will be swamped and our economy destroyed!” is one of the more curious disconnects of the anti-abortion-but-not-prolife wing of conservatism.The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video ArchiveHow good and pleasant it is when the Things that Used to be Liberalism and Conservatism Dwell Together in Unity.

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