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Can we get the facts of life from social media?

Short answer: no. What follows is one entire chapter from my book, How I Learned The Facts of Life, the title of which is duplicated above. (A very short chapter.) There’s a reason why I’m posting it here today. I … Continue reading

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Asked and ans–WHAT? Why we need to hear/see this stuff from Trump

What follows has been burning up Twitter today. It is an actual transcript of merely one of Trump’s answers to a reporter’s question during his daily TV performances. It begins with a question asked by a reputable reporter. The rest … Continue reading

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And now for something really silly: hair & makeup in plague days

I first picked up hints of a growing crisis on Facebook. Then an observant person (me) noticed something different about TV news shows. And now men are expressing agita on Twitter. A couple of weeks ago I observed two little … Continue reading

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