Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Crusher of Sacred Cows

With its silly swipes at AOC, the American political establishment is once again revealing its blindness to its own unpopularity

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks during the third annual Women’s March in New York on Jan. 19, 2019. Photo: Karla Ann Cote/NurPhoto via Getty Images

By Matt Taibbi

One of the first things you learn covering American politicians is that they’re not terribly bright.

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