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Face-to-Face With Your Fears

Art Spiegelman in US News:

You covered the Republican convention for the New Yorker.

It’s very disconcerting to find out that Republicans actually exist. Up to now, Republicans only existed in my mind and the electronic media. A lot of what has happened in the last few years feels like that Orson Welles War of the Worlds thing. It’s presented as authoritative, but I have the suspicion that it’s fiction.

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