Tagged: american exceptionalism


We’re #1! We’re #1!

In the age of participation trophies and 9th place ribbons, it only seems appropriate that every state be the best at something.


Status redistribution and American exceptionalism

“It occurs to me that there’s an obvious link here with the idea that the contemporary populist right is heavily driven by ressentiment—and that a lot of our current politics has less to do...


An Exceptionally Moral United States

I have a confession to make.  Despite all my criticisms of waterboarding, American foreign policy interventionism, and a whole host of other aspects of the modern federal government, not to mention my refusal to...

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