Niall Ferguson is going to be very disappointed to read this.
FFS, the example was Bill Krisol....which blows your previous definition out of the water....but I suppose...... LOL....that now it is a matter of hereditary/genetics! The "strain" of neoconsevatism is genetically transferred! In the womb the metamorphosis from liberal to neocon happens and one is born fully formed!Kristol was indeed never a liberal, but his father, Irving Kristol, was once quite the lefty. As I said, neocons are evolved lefties or their children.
FFS, and there are people here who consider you a Very Serious Person.
I think you missed a lot of days, there are a lot of gaps.Learn first. Then post.
Here is some light reading....
The British neoconservatives