There may be much to regret in President Trump’s temperament, his nonmastery of detail, his estrangement from the facts. Not without utility, though, is his generalized disdain for the major media, the most reflexively anti-reform institution in American life. Both major parties look like hotbeds of freethinking in comparison.
The media are a major factor in the outcomes we get.
Nice concept: political persuasion by sob stories. I don’t mind – as long as the media is even-handed.