worth reading • Ian Kahn at Lux mentis expounds on the state of politics pandering to the slowest person in the room. Though without all the vulgar epithets of frustration which I sprinkle throughout.
“I *want* a Pres/VP to be *smarter* than I am. I want them to have a *more* sophisticated world view than I do. I want them to be able to control their tendencies to snarky condescension, because they are “better” than that (and me ).”