Category Archives: Joe Biden and his people

Despite everything, some good things

Deficit drop ♥ From Labor Secretary Marty Walsh, FACT: the strongest economic growth in almost 40 years, powered by American Rescue Plan, has put the deficit on track to drop by more than $1.3 trillion this year. This is the … Continue reading

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How to tell recovering conservatives from actual democrats

It’s a knee-jerk reaction. They can’t help themselves. The “they” I’m talking about are the many erstwhile conservatives, Republicans and others of that persuasion who have come out as anti-Trumpery. They are from all corners of the polity: elected officials … Continue reading

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The battle against rationality

Last week, Nate Silver, the maestro of 538.com, posted this tweet: The theory that “misinformation” has changed electoral outcomes in the US is pretty badly underbaked, especially given that the last several elections have broadly been in line with what … Continue reading

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