What’s the matter with Florida?
(Paul Mirengoff) In 2004, Thomas Frank published a widely-discussed book called What’s the Matter with Kansas? I didn’t read the book, but my understanding of Frank’s smug thesis is that Kansans, and by extension Americans (the title of the book overseas was What’s the Matter with America?), were voting against their interests, as Frank saw them, because they were distracted by cultural issues. These days, Democrats are asking, “what’s the matter with
Published:10/4/2021 12:25:14 PM