Recent Examples on the WebOur writers helped readers make sense of the sophistic mess that was the Supreme Court’s decision in Bostock v. Clayton County.
Madeleine Kearns, National Review, 24 Mar. 2022 The characters are treated with odd touches of realism and their sophistic arguments are stingingly psychologized.
Charles Mcnulty, latimes.com, 8 Sep. 2017
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