Mike Luciano formerly taught political science at UMass Lowell and occasionally offered posts and comments on this site. Now he is a Senior Editor at PolicyMic which describes itself as “the first democratic online news platform to engage millennials in debates about real issues.” Here’s some of an article he wrote about last night’s US Senate debate between Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren on PolicyMic:
Senator Scott Brown committed an astounding blunder toward the end of Monday’s U.S. Senate debate that sent jaws dropping across the sold-out 5,700 seat Tsongas Center. Asked by moderator David Gregory who his model Supreme Court justice is, Brown stubmled a bit before replying, “Justice Scalia.” That prompted challenger Elizabeth Warren’s face to beam, and brought audible gasps and boos from the audience. [continue reading article].