Signs of a political crank
Adapting Martin Gardner's classic diagnostic for political thought.
|Nov 10, 2020|
In case you haven’t noticed, I spend a lot of time watching fringe political factions and figures as they emerge on Twitter and other online spaces. I mostly just do this out of simple curiosity — I’m interested in weird ideas and in the social and psychological dynamics that get people to adopt them — but I also think there are political reasons to pay…