Saturday, March 11, 2017

Nate Silver and the Liberals' Unthinkability of Trump

Nate Silver wants his fellow Leftists to understand that the liberal media bubble does indeed exist.

It's what blinded them from seeing that Hillary Clinton was in danger of losing the election. It's what left them utterly blindsided by Trump's victory.

So are we supposed to be impressed by Silver's revelations?

If we are, I'm not.

Liberal media bubble?

You're kidding! I had no idea! Thanks, Nate, for enlightening me.


Read: There Really Was A Liberal Media Bubble

But while a Trump win was unlikely, it should hardly have been unthinkable. And yet the Times, famous for its “to be sure” equivocations, wasn’t even contemplating the possibility of a Trump victory.

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