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Re ‘A Beautiful Day’

A reader writes,

Jay,

I haven’t had the . . . um, pleasure of being in Ann Arbor, but I read the article you linked to about the tea party. I thought this part in particular was funny:

“Said Zoe Iris, a student in the U-M Residential College at East Quad: ‘Ann Arbor is a liberal town, and this is a liberal university. We had to make sure our views were heard as well.’”

I feel pretty sure that liberal views don’t have much of a problem getting a hearing, don’t you?

Yes.

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