Bernie Sanders needs some better answers

Let me say upfront that of all the announced 2016 candidates, I identify most closely with Bernie Sanders at this point. I know this because I am a reasonably thoughtful adult human being who is pretty well-informed about politics and about my own political preferences, and also because every time I take one of those… Continue reading Bernie Sanders needs some better answers

How many trial runs does a person need?

Ezra Klein has an interesting take on Hillary Clinton’s several recent gaffe-ish incidents, from her on-air tussle with Terry Gross to her tone-deaf attempts to portray her and Bill as just regular middle class folks. He thinks they’re all happening by design, or rather that Clinton’s book tour has been designed to let her get… Continue reading How many trial runs does a person need?