By the third turn, however, Lochte was well ahead, leaving Phelps in his wake.
Phelps approach to sharing “good news” was always dogmatic, extreme, and seemingly void of humanity.
For the record, Phelps himself ran for office as a Democrat, not a Republican, but he never won a primary.
Phelps, by far the most reality-based of the Hayekians, was happy to adopt Keynesianism in a crisis.
As symbol, Phelps was the reductio ad absurdum of many conservative beliefs.
Will Phelps advanced as if he was about to open the door, but a silent gesture from Hawley caused him to abandon the project.
Why, we heard that your cousin had died—that is, I heard it was a cousin; Phelps heard it was an uncle.
It will be a full year before she is well and strong again, Doctor Phelps says, and maybe longer.
Here was I saying it was a cousin and Phelps declaring it was an uncle.
I suppose this is inevitable as soon as one goes into print; and Phelps has gone into print in the local papers.