President Barack Obama keeps getting high likeability ratings in polls. I wonder why. I never liked him — getting his start by stabbing Alice Palmer in the back being just one thing about him that I find distasteful. He's always struck me as a cross between a dangerous radical and a Chicago machine politician — and why is such a character deemed “likeable” by so many people?
Against Civic Division - In *National Review*, I dig into the implications of Bret Stephens's satirical proposal to deport poor Americans.
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