Day: July 20, 2016

2016 Election, Trump

What It’s Like to Meet Ted Cruz

In case you didn’t hear, Donald Trump invited Ted Cruz to speak at the RNC in prime time with no expectation that Cruz would keep his word by endorsing Mr. Trump. Senator Cruz immediately accepted the prime time speaking spot. In case you didn’t hear, Donald Trump waived his right to review Senator Cruz’s speech …

2016 Election, Political Psychology, Trump

Being the Oddball Sucks

Could you stand by a “wrong” answer? Let’s pretend you’re in a room with 10 people about your age and background. You’ve been talking for a while, and you’ve gotten to know the others. Then the task begins. It’s straightforward. On a large TV, you see a line drawing of a face. The instructor calls …