Tag Archives: Clinton Triangulation

Republican Orthodoxy

When a political party has been out of power for eight years it’s probably a good idea for those folks to figure out why that happened, and fix the problem. And it’s not a good idea to say that the … Continue reading

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Mistaking Our Own Taboos as Universal

It’s been seventeen years. And it started with Bill Clinton, the master of triangulation or the third way or whatever you wish to call it, where you disappoint your base and flummox your opponents by doing the unexpected, the other … Continue reading

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