“What Do You Care What Other People Think?”is the second of two books of oral reminiscences of American physicist Richard Feynman. Feynman explains that this was the advice given by his wife. This advice seems to have served him well.
Freshman New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D) in an interview late Monday (Jan. 21) said she gives “zero” f—s about criticism she’s received from members of her own party. Why should she care–she was elected to represent her constituents not other members of her party.
Rep. Tom Reed is very much a party stalwart; he almost always votes with his party, especially when his vote matters. His constituents would be better represented if he represented local interests rather than the interests of his out-of-state fat cats, self-interest, special interests, and other members of the Republican Party.