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"One plucky leper"

I have been a fan of Gary Trudeau’s work for a long time.  He does a lot of current political things.  I’m pretty sure, for instance, that there will be a caricature of Donald Trump in today’s cartoon.   774 more words

Give Those Nymphs Some Hooters: Donald Trump vs. Bernie Sanders and What it Means to Art

When his blustery, mean-spirited dismissive, caustic pinched, nasal voice started coming back out through the public airwaves, I had to draw back and remember, when was I first aware of Donald Trump? 967 more words

Trick or Tweet or Both? How Social Media is Messing Up Politics

The title of this post is identical to the title of an article in the Technology section of the July 16-22, 2016 issue of the New Scientist.  450 more words

Transactive Memory

KWIK KWOTES: Trudeau on Aging

In a collection of strips from Doonesbury called The Weed Whisperer two middle-aged boomers sit on a park bench.

“You know what really sucks about aging?” says the first man. 88 more words

Gay Talese's Latest

“The Voyeur’s Motel,” by Gay Talese. The New Yorker, 4/11/2016.

Gay Talese is probably today’s best writer that you’ve never heard of. He writes non-fiction. 882 more words

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