Wonder Boy

Pete Buttigieg is a gay Harvard alum, fluent in Gramsci, Joyce, and Norwegian. And he’s the Democrats’ folksiest heartland hope. Really!

Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, IN, stands for a portrait after speaking at Gibson’s Bookstore in Concord, NH on April 6, 2019. Photo: Boston Globe/Getty Images

By Olivia Nuzzi

By the time Pete Buttigieg arrived at the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester, New Hampshire, on the night of April 5, the space was at capacity and the crowd had swelled to…

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