The best sentences we read today

May 6, 2013

-- "The idea that the point of democracy is to implement legislative outcomes that are supported by broad-based surveys seems almost like a straw man dreamed up by an eighteenth-century monarchist."

-- "I won’t pretend to know anything about this relationship. I am told they're both unbearable."

-- "This study was never likely to find significant results in the first place."

-- "It’s been a full year since Somali pirates hijacked a boat."

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Dylan Matthews · May 6, 2013