I pay for my domain name, host all data on my server and back the server content encrypted to my home machine and to a friend of mine home machine.
Unlike the child posters, I'll refrain from being an AC. If your process could be made derp-proof, I'd be all for it. Unfortunately, few non-geeks have the acumen to implement such a backup plan. The Cloud(tm) remains the only practical solution for most.
but not because it has anything to do with actual conservative ideology.
Actually, there are those in the Republican party who view environmentalism as a New Age, satanic cult. They equate it to a worship of Mother Earth, and therefore view it as inherently evil and unGodly.
Money isn't everything -- but it's a long way ahead of what comes next. -- Sir Edmond Stockdale