Tag Archives: Bernie Sanders

Soothing words about the Democratic debates

At least two of my nearest and dearest have been in despair and disgust over the debates. Let me try to soothe you with a few perceptions. Yes, the number of candidates is irritating, especially the ones who under other … Continue reading

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Bernie Sisters will want to read this

Today, in the main news section of the Sunday New York Times, I read an interview Times reporter Sydney Ember did with Bernie Sanders. Since like most of us, I’ll bet, I’m paying sort of exquisite attention to the way … Continue reading

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See what happens when a tweet goes viral?

All the gossipy, vicious Nazi fun goes out of the world when someone sues for defamation. This, from John Ross’s Volokh Report’s summaries of federal cases: Twitter flips out after woman at rally for then-candidate Donald Trump sieg heils in … Continue reading

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