Gerstmann’s Syndrome

Barry Dredze
3 min readApr 14, 2020
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Remember the big stink that Trump and the Cult of the Red Hat made over Colin Kaepernick’s demonstrations of support for Black Lives Matter during NFL pre-game National Anthem rituals? Internet memes usually fall short of any attempt at a cogent argument in public discourse but there was a particularly good one on the subject, with a photo of Kaepernick in uniform kneeling on the sideline, declaring that “Racism is so American that when you protest it…

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Barry Dredze

Just another mortal, tweaking my cognitive map on the fly.