So I'll just point you to things I've read on the subject that I liked. Like Matt Welch's post. Also, Arnold Kling.
Paul Ryan's speech was also somewhat heartening.
Weariness and stuffiness continues. In that vein, possibly the problem is that my neurons are just firing at lower than normal speed, but Internet feels dull. Does anyone have suggestions for things I should write about? Please leave in comments.
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