The Campaign Spot

Election-driven news and views . . . by Jim Geraghty.

Does Anger Work in American Politics? If Not, Why Is Everybody So Angry?


Over in the Washington Examiner, I have a book review of Peter Wood’s A Bee in the Mouth, and some thoughts on anger in American politics.

I’m beginning to suspect that anger really isn’t as effective as its practitioners believe…

Tags: Barack Obama , Bill Richardson , Chris Dodd , Fred Thompson , Hillary Clinton , Horserace , Joe Biden , John Edwards , John McCain , Mike Huckabee , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Rudy Giuliani , Sarah Palin , Something Lighter , Tommy Thompson


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