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Frank Bruni

The New York Times

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Recent articles by Frank:

Trump’s Contempt for True Professionals

It’s driving the impeachment inquiry. It’s dooming his presidency. → Read More

Why Donald Trump Hates Your Dog

Your furry beloved can’t elevate or enrich him. → Read More

What I Learned When I Stabbed Myself 52 Times

A person can rage pointlessly at hardship, or draw strength from it. → Read More

Being Gay Hurts Mayor Pete. It Helps, Too.

America’s need for a savior outweighs any interest in what he or she does in bed. → Read More

‘Human Scum,’ ‘Lynching’ and Trump’s Tortured English

The president needs a thesaurus and a therapist, though not necessarily in that order. → Read More

Is God Skipping the Democratic Primary?

The candidates’ reticence about religion is excessive and unwise. → Read More

Opinion | How Low Will Trump Go?

The president is unabashed, unapologetic and out of control. → Read More

Opinion | How Low Will Trump Go?

The president is unabashed, unapologetic and out of control. → Read More

It Was the Best of Warren. It Was the Worst of Warren.

Tuesday’s debate — the tensest yet — put the Democrats’ newly minted front-runner to the test. → Read More

Democrats Have a Politeness Problem

In this next debate, they should take the gloves off. → Read More

The Agonizing Imperfection of Pete Buttigieg

So talented yet so vulnerable — like all the leading contenders for the Democratic nomination. → Read More

How to Sell Your Soul to Donald Trump

Mike Pompeo is just the latest lackey to teach a master class in moral surrender. → Read More

If Trump Goes Down, He’s Taking Everyone With Him

The impeachment inquiry is laying him bare. It’s not a pretty sight. → Read More

The Corey Lewandowski Trap

Democrats keep underestimating the audacity of Trump and his tribe. → Read More

We Will Never, Ever Be Rid of Donald Trump

There is no black Sharpie to write him out of our consciousness. → Read More

Donald Trump Has Worn Us All Out

And maybe our exhaustion spells his end. → Read More

Hate Is So Much Bigger Than Trump

Just look at history. Or at my inbox. → Read More

Debate Disappointment: I Wanted So Much More From Joe Biden

And I find myself fretting that none of these Democrats can beat Donald Trump. → Read More

Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, Marooned Together on Fantasy Island

These two progressives are in a bold — but awfully risky — place. → Read More

Joe Biden, Closet Republican

He’s the liberal Bob Dole, the looser Mitt Romney, the supposedly safe bet who’s owed a shot. → Read More