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On the overuse of 'scary' to describe politics

On the overuse of 'scary' to describe politics

Kevin Williamson of National Review Online is no fan of the overuse of one particular word in political discourse. One of the words I would abolish from our political lexicon is “scary.” It is an insipid, empty adjective with its roots in “one weird trick”–style digital gimmickry, beloved of such master click-baiters as the editors over at Vox. A recent example comes...

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