But Palin, like McGovern, represents an avid, countercultural minority that overestimates its own appeal and overplays its hand.
But with LSD, because it was countercultural, and because it was used as an experimental drug, it was not marketed properly.
The mainstream assimilation of countercultural values is no longer just a social phenomenon.
One outward-focused and attuned to external valuations, the other more independent, rebellious, and countercultural.
Until that equation tips, individual Republicans may break ranks on gay rights, but the party remains a countercultural bastion.
There is nothing more alluring at the moment than painting materialistic hedonism with a countercultural stripe.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has put out some of the most countercultural, anti-authoritarian movies of the past century.