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  • George Wallace had tapped into this resentment, regularly referring to these pointy-headed liberals trying to tell “us” what to do.

    The Good Fight

  • George Wallace had tapped into this resentment, regularly referring to these pointy-headed liberals trying to tell “us” what to do.

    The Good Fight

  • George Wallace had tapped into this resentment, regularly referring to these pointy-headed liberals trying to tell “us” what to do.

    The Good Fight

  • They accused us of being pointy-headed bureaucrats who lacked respect for the values of Middle America and vowed, by God, to take revenge.

    The Good Fight

  • They accused us of being pointy-headed bureaucrats who lacked respect for the values of Middle America and vowed, by God, to take revenge.

    The Good Fight

  • They accused us of being pointy-headed bureaucrats who lacked respect for the values of Middle America and vowed, by God, to take revenge.

    The Good Fight

  • The man knocked the pointy-headed snowman down after getting a visit from sheriff's deputies.

    Lethal Bomb Found Along MLK Day Parade Route

  • The man knocked the pointy-headed snowman down after getting a visit from sheriff's deputies.

    Lethal Bomb Found Along MLK Day Parade Route

  • Just as all politics is identity politics (very few people identify with “pointy-headed intellectuals”), most politics is adversarial: if you can caricature your opponents more effectively, you win.

    Matthew Yglesias » Pro-Slavery

  • Ever notice that it's always Education Secretary Arne Duncan or the pointy-headed wonks talking about how bipartisan education is and how the conditions are always ripe for a speedy reauthorization of No Child Left Behind -- but rarely the White House or the education groups or the savvy political operators who actually know what they're talking about?

    The case against NCLB reauthorization

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