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Joanna Weiss, the hipsters, and the Ryan Plan

Now that Paul Ryan is on the GOP ticket, we’re going to spend the rest of the summer talking about entitlements, learning if there’s an appetite for the kind of social-spending cuts that Ryan and Mitt Romney would like to prescribe.

And if there’s any indication of the national mood — a canary in the public-welfare coal mine — it might just be something called

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