Tag Archives: Xi Jinping

Some Other Person Elsewhere

Las Vegas is a miserable nasty place in the middle of the desert but this started in 2003: Las Vegas’ “What Happens Here, Stays Here” slogan is one of the more famous taglines in modern tourism marketing and one of … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Obsessive Paranoia

Everyone should have known that a Donald Trump was coming. Richard Hofstadter explained how such a person was inevitable in Anti-Intellectualism in American Life (1963) and in the essays collected in The Paranoid Style in American Politics (1964) which explored our curious distrust of people … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment