Understanding Politics For Geeks

Vox argues that the reason the technical set gets frustrated with American politics is simple. They have a mental model of the political structure that is divorced from the actual reality of American politics. (SLVox)

The main myths that are hit on:

*The myth of the independent voter,

*The myth of the rational center,

*The myth that the parties are reflections of each other,

*The myth that centrism reflects moderation.

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