A well known form of insanity involves attempting to correct basic factual errors on the internet.
I generally don’t, but sometimes it’s hard to resist the temptation.
That was the case last week when a meme circulated suggesting, as one tweet put it, that because Elizabeth Warren “clearly thinks about the issues beyond pandering & has actual policy plans and ideas . . . she would be the front runner and would be receiving most of the press.”
At least that would be so-and here we are to imagine a muted low brass chord as the narrator ominously intones . . . “if she were a man.”
This was Pavlovian red meat dangled in front of identity politics addled liberals sure to induce a wave of frenzied clicks.