David Brooks’s Anosognosia

In his column today, David Brooks diagnoses Jared Lee Loughner:He appeared to have a poor sense of his own illness (part of a condition known as anosognosia). He had increasingly frequent run-ins with the police. In short, the evidence before us suggests that Loughner was locked in a world far removed from politics as we … Continue reading David Brooks’s Anosognosia

It’s the Movement, Stupid

Like many, my television has been on almost constantly since yesterday afternoon, and Twitter is my constant companion (often giving me information more quickly than TV, and certainly pointing me to more varied and even more sophisticated viewpoints). My thoughts go out to the families of all of the victims, particularly of those who have … Continue reading It’s the Movement, Stupid