About blakeneff

Blake Neff is a senior at Dartmouth College, majoring in History. He plans to enter law school after graduation.

This Town

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 As a recent transplant to Washington, D.C., I seemed well-placed to review This Town. My hope was that Mark Leibovich, a veteran political journalist with the New York Times and previously the Washington Post, was going rogue and painting a vivid and gruesome picture of how America’s capital really works. The book would be a call to arms and show how D.C. is sick and needs fixing.But This Town is not a book that shows how D.C. really works. Instead, the book itself is a perfect c … [Read more...]


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