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The Revolution Will Be Kuhnian.

A Prediction To Believe

How does this all play out? I have no idea. Will Trump sign his name to whatever Paul Ryan serves up? Who knows.  

But he's not some sort of malevolent trickster genius. Matt Yglesias gets it right: 

The first time anything goes wrong, Trump will be facing a public that’s primed to believe the president is ill-tempered, dishonest, unqualified, and already doing a bad job — and he has no media magic that can help him cover that up.

Trump Is Not A Populist Because The Word "Populist" Is A Dumb Effort To Preserve A Wrong Metaphor

Do Journalists Think Their Job Is To Destroy Institutions And Public Servants?