At the New Republic blog, Jason Zengerle razzes me “for painstakingly establishing that, contra the first sentence of Ryan’s article, Allen is not the only person in Virginia who wears cowboy boots…” He says I should look up “hyperbole.”
That might have explained Lizza failing to see my boots, just feet away in a small group, until he emailed, “I didn’t see any cowboy boots at Shad Planking except Allen’s.”
UPDATE: Amy Ridenour is not surprised.
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