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Liberals are constantly accused of being out of touch with things that matter to regular Americans. And some actually are. But there's being out of touch, and then there's being really out of touch 1/ thehill.com/policy/finance…
Put this in the same basket as Sean Hannity saying high taxes are bad because they'll cut into yacht sales 2/ mediamatters.org/video/2019/01/…
Yet it is true that a lot of working-class white people see someone like Hannity as closer to them than someone like, say, Nancy Pelosi, who has actually fought for their health care and wages. Is it just racism? Is it also anti-intellectualism? 3/
I was going to say, inquiring minds want to know. But I suspect that even having an inquiring mind makes you one of Them, and unacceptable to a lot of voters ... 4/
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