America’s top political wordsmith loses faith in our ability to be persuaded?

Posted: 2014/01/06 by Punkonomics (@dearbalak) in Links/Articles/Video
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http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2014/01/the-agony-of-frank-luntz/282766/

Luntz’s populism has turned on itself and become its opposite: fear and loathing of the masses. “I am grateful that Occupy Wall Street turned out to be a bunch of crazy, disgusting, rude, horrible people, because they were onto something,” he says. “Limbaugh made fun of me when I said that Occupy Wall Street scares me. Because he didn’t hear what I hear. He doesn’t see what I see.” The people are angry. They want more, not because we have not given them enough but because we have given them too much.

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