Proglican in Urban Dictionary

February 25, 2010

Proglican as defined by Urban Dictionary:

Proglican – This political animal adapts with each election and change in the domestic economic landscape and world circumstances. A portmanteau combining “Progressive” and “Republican”.
“I was shocked to learn Scott Brown was a Proglican – elected as a Republican but votes like a Progressive.”

Glenn Beck Assails Scott Brown As A ‘Progressive Republican’

February 24, 2010

As you know by now, Senator Scott Brown (R-Mass.) decided to lend his vote to the Senate jobs bill and ever since the bloom is off Brown’s rose like so much of his clothing.

Brown’s Facebook page was assaulted overnight by angry supporters who expressed their displeasure with weird photoshops and all the exclamation points that the Internet could muster. But while outraged betrayal was the order of the day, Fox News infotainer Glenn Beck took a different tack, essentially telling his viewers, “I told you so!”  Continue…

Proglican defined

February 24, 2010

Proglican

1.  Refers to a member of the Republican Party of the United States (the GOP) whose political views or actions are perceived as more Progressive than conservative.

2.  This political animal adapts with each election and change in the domestic economic landscape and world circumstances.  The Proglican  favors more change than Republicans or Democrats but are more conservative in outlook than populists.

3.  A portmanteau combining “Progressive” and “Republican”