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@haas1235 @LarryGlickman @Joshua_A_Tait Well, the reason it could pass was that LBJ persuaded Sen. Everett Dirksen… https://t.co/hh8WItKV4hWe're working on getting a VERY special guest to interview me for this August 24 online event. Someone who will blo… https://t.co/jlbTXZCZzL
7/2
2020
@GabraZackman @SimonAudio Thanks Gabra! Which section are you doing?I'm going on a virtual tour for #BurningDowntheHouse! To learn more about my first 2 weeks of events and register,… https://t.co/HCi7Oh6BQZ
Retweeted by Rick Perlstein @WillHarahan Obama plan to address patterns of housing bias. https://t.co/I84Z1DnarP @WillHarahan What is that?
7/1
2020
@shadihamid Would that go for German liberals in the Weimar befriending Nazis? If not, at what point does a members… https://t.co/zQ9SEa6ameAll cities need to do this. Deferring rent payments rather than forgiving them does not mitigate the impending epic… https://t.co/j62agQE18Y
Retweeted by Rick Perlstein
6/30
2020
@doktorskeleton Moving on to other interests. I contain multitudes! @isaac32767 There is one dragon in my book, to wit... https://t.co/rUwoMLvhVF @herr_naphta No fair, dragon fire illuminates a lot, and also that napalm stuff that one wizard had...BOTH COMPRISED OF BOOKS! https://t.co/W8F9B7TkJL @srferrar Much better than the shot I have of my friends' naked two year old standing on it in a squat...
6/29
2020
@patjburns Prescient, or maybe cruel reaction is just a permanent feature of American political culture in a way we… https://t.co/ZIrLs4MGMb
6/28
2020
@sdshields @DavidNeiwert To be fair, the criticism is not of merely a "left academic's book." It's a whole complex… https://t.co/5EjD1wOojV @thefuzzybastard I have the book but haven't read it. Tell me a page. @thefuzzybastard It's not their "identity," it's awareness of what white skin provides them in the power structure.How is this true in a way what MLK, say, was up to ("America is the biggest purveyor of violence in the world today… https://t.co/Exw8tTabkE @kittypurrzog How is this true in a way what MLK, say, was up to ("America is the biggest purveyor of violence in t… https://t.co/VQR76XHHTy @henryfarrell @sebaker I'm going to check him out! https://t.co/yKOqjkedX4 @TBraunTHG @RichPuchalsky He did lie. He said they WEREN'T EFFECTIVE in order to discourage the pubic from snapping… https://t.co/tMOPHWTd8E @ikon1080 This isn't a game, people are dying indeed. A "game" would be trying to shoot your invisible shame beam a… https://t.co/bXQp8GuFgWI'm sure someone's firing up that "we need a Colin Powell" colunn right now. https://t.co/I8rJ68lJUa...the service Dr. Anthong Fauci could render on the outside, as the unignorable spokesman not only for actual pubi… https://t.co/TMxT3Q5y4lwhat service wouldn't be handled by other bureaucrats if he left? What value does he serve sanity on the inside (wh… https://t.co/Fh3EYheiUPI don't agree that Fauci could best serve the republic by turning around, telling Pence "fuck you," and walking ou… https://t.co/T53H7qxyzk"Meanwhile all around him people are either ignoring him, contradicting him, or literally behaving in ways that dir… https://t.co/WRfkvzrjya"to evoke credibility, and to avoid commenting directly on the manifest failures of the administration, and to reas… https://t.co/QEoiPb2EEU"He speaks the truth when he can, always in ways designed to avoid displeasing his Leader. But whatever he does in… https://t.co/iPc42FWqXwI'm wondering whether Fauci shouldn't resign, after reading this by a friend: "Dr. Anthony Fauci... has for months… https://t.co/Yz8GOwwrlw @MICHAEL72094836 STICKERS!! @sebaker @henryfarrell what's the real story? @sebaker I don't even know who that author is! @peter_silsbee (because freedom.)Credit Frank Wilhoit! https://t.co/DuJruQl275 @peter_silsbee No fair! We still let the rich sleep under bridges if they want!!"Conservatism consists of exactly one proposition, to wit: There must be in-groups whom the law protects but does n… https://t.co/AG6NEdHFYhToday's briefing by Mike Pence ("Fight covid with personal responsibility!" "But isn't Trump not taking personal re… https://t.co/HkGZDT0gQZA young aspiring historian friend does some good digging: https://t.co/0gT8cSXcA3 @jewelearth Well done. I remember lots in Clarence Manion's letters in the late 1950s on fears that the U.S. might… https://t.co/vjF0TY7O87 @DoctorOLuv Got lots of their documents online.
6/27
2020
For those having trouble waiting for the book--you CAN read the source notes! https://t.co/5hK8ORWicN @jdonaldson8 Interesting discussion. Thanks. @jdonaldson8 This is called, in the psychological literate "learned helplessness"; or in the vernacular, not taking yes for an answer.Pool full of liver. Pool filled with livers. Sounds gross, right? So whose idea was it to name a city "Liverpool"? @mattpulver @drvox Pulverize it! @mattpulver @drvox Fabulous. Not to mention the invention of West Virginia! @drvox And for the 19th century, old reliable Frederick Jackson Turner still works. Whites could always nab free la… https://t.co/0iI8UkPuHw @JLasaine @drvox ... And complimentary to my interpretation. @mattpulver @drvox Let me know what you find..a very pregnant insight. One thinks, however, of Orval Faubus's middl… https://t.co/8kvhY0oMnx @JLasaine @drvox That distinction over my German-history pay grade! But sounds convincing enough. @10_6971 @drvox "Single-issue" was always a misunderstanding. American reaction tends to come in an organicc packag… https://t.co/tqWLClkQIF @mattpulver @drvox Interesting. Where can I read about that? @drvox Also no real competition from socialists (partially for the above-mentioned reason), unlike, say, Weimar Ger… https://t.co/BWOzUXU51Y @DarcyBurner @drvox But nothing on this problem! @drvox Because elites didn't have to give the white working class much to earn their loyalty to the system over and… https://t.co/gbMqrmTBSa @jdonaldson8 Coincident with these excesses, Biden is enjoying steady growth in his support.
6/26
2020
@TremendousBacon You can cross out and correct the mistake on your copy! @jdonaldson8 Fifty two years ago. @IBeBarb And are any of them who weren't for Trump before, for Trump now because of it? If not, you DO know about this. @WaltonBruce 1.7 pounds.The email I got promoting this piece called it "a New Way to Scam Money," hah! Howard Jarvis did it in 1964 pretend… https://t.co/hll3IXCTjL @greenfieldjohn I remember that from college daze... @mkazin Dear friend! I stopped doing screen grabs of the OVERWHELMING coverage national of this single incident as… https://t.co/RVqDmpw9jeHow this debunking was framed--the "garage pull" already there for years, so not aimed explicitly at Bubba Wallace… https://t.co/LBAty1H7g0 @Folly_and_Glory @CarlosLozadaWP And a name from the acknowledgments weighs in! :-) @mlake9 Comme ca. https://t.co/qhabGqqqdx @mkazin If my grandma had wheels she'd be a bus. @ReubenR80027912 What you call "self-flagellation" I bare humanity. So. @RhetoricPJ Thanks for the new word!! @LarryChicago Only if you're a political "scientist." @brothersjudd Looking forward to your review! :-)Exhibit A. https://t.co/sSuTsLmaau https://t.co/9bUjOjdevB @williameburns13 Spoiler alert: Carter's in there plenty! @Thx4SharingJerk Send me one with a check for $3.86 for postage and a big puffy envelope. @PoliticoTeacher I write about him all the time.Speaking of, last week I was a little too hasty in reporting NIXONLAND paperbacks were back in stock. But they're… https://t.co/djaDocHaKpSimon & Schuster production manager, this morning: "We can get this one in but any future fixes will have to be mad… https://t.co/jZhjg32Qa2Hey boomers: the phenomenon of voters blaming ugly public disorder connected to social justice movements on the Dem… https://t.co/sq1vma23Ip
6/25
2020
@jjmullion dunno. @Tacitus49 @ClareMalone Communicating with readers is a joy and a privilege. @postdiscipline @willwilkinson The GOP is the white party because they legislate in the interests of whites. Popula… https://t.co/sM9KiKsiU6 @Tacitus49 @ClareMalone And I remember the cover for subscribers was the Obama article, and the one for newsstands… https://t.co/lHe1VdjTd9 @postdiscipline @willwilkinson "We"? @Steinernomics @dajafi @PhillyLocalGuy He did listen. And made a decision. @Tacitus49 @ClareMalone Agreed. I wrote something similar. He built the modern city. https://t.co/s5IlNCE4yC @postdiscipline @willwilkinson Sure. The only people I've ever seen framing racial issues in terms of the importanc… https://t.co/z6S0mfEkvl @postdiscipline @willwilkinson Wow, a Nazi! Rarely spot 'em in the wild. @HeerJeet And if the junky has an AIDS tattoo on his ass: bonus! @dajafi @PhillyLocalGuy No. He cast the die in the closing weeks of the campaign, and there was far too much eviden… https://t.co/wUeYkmMcSr @Tacitus49 @ClareMalone What's your brief for RJD? @Tacitus49 @ClareMalone THANKS! I hide it using the handle @rickperlstein, ;-) @dajafi @PhillyLocalGuy Not at all. A ton of stuff I didn't know. @HeerJeet I don't! When did he say it? I CAN STILL STOP THE PRESSES!!! @Real_BenShapiro You will after August 18, repeatedly!The phrase "epistemic closure" is an instance of epistemic closure. Just say "closed-mindedness."The best part of that Paul Weyrich quote is that it was delivered to a gathering of thousands of men of the cloth. https://t.co/eDF1h6zhWtI'm proud to have helped with this extremely impressive historical account. https://t.co/tzz5p4Cx8l @TimDoogan Tuition bill in the mail...Then there was the day a young pup named @TimDoogan rolled in, and the rest was history...
6/24
2020

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