ECHOES IN THE GASLIT CHAMBER

Echo chamber

Much was made of Robert Mueller’s mien during his July 24 testimony before the House Judiciary and Intelligence committees: how he seemed, to quote Rachel Maddow from her interview with Intel chair Adam Schiff that night, “old…less vital.” This was something I picked up on listening to the hearings on NPR that day as I drove to New England to visit my sister. (When I saw video highlights that night, I was surprised by the intensity of…