Two of my favorite blogs are Asymmetric and Skalduggery.  The two posts below are well worth your time:

libertyteapartyOf Virtue and Liberty at Skalduggery is a very nice presentation of the concept of Liberty and the Virtues requisite for it to thrive.

When Protesting was Cool and Why Conservative Protesting is More Serious is a great example of just how hypocritical the folks on the left (like Nancy Pelosi) are.