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Amy Klobuchar and what I look for in a candidate

Since I’ve liked Amy Klobuchar — based on her appearances and commentary on MSNBC and during the Kavanaugh hearing — I was bothered by the New York Times article about her character as an employer. Sort of turned my stomach, … Continue reading

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The shadow side of political charisma

Charisma. Big subject when it comes to politicians, isn’t it? And we can fight about it because what you find charismatic in a politician, I may not. Indeed, I’m not happy when the word “charisma” is applied to a politician, … Continue reading

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