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Howard Schultz: Avatar of the Dunning-Kruger Effect

Last Sunday I visited my sister and brother-in-law in New Jersey. Rob (my bro-in-law) asked me if I’d been following all things Trump. “It’s just about all I do,” I told him. What else is life right now? Later, while … Continue reading

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Let’s get even deeper into “libertarianism”

I was delighted with Paul Krugman’s column on “libertarianism.” That is, the Koch Bros Final Solution to Democracy. That is, what Nancy MacLean’s terrific historical perspective, “Democracy in Chains,” digs into. The Big Lie. Krugman’s column came just as I … Continue reading

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Belly laugh of today, from Nancy Pelosi

Quoted in Paul Krugman’s New York Times column, “At the Mercy Of the Mind Of Tariff Man” — concerning Trump’s “ignorant, volatile and delusional” ideas about trade and trade wars. My bolding: When trying to make deals, he seems to … Continue reading

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