The New Republic, introducing Contributor Percy Winner to its readers
last week, solemnly repeated his own fancy description of himself as a
"depth journalist." Just what a depth journalist does was carefully
explained by the editors: "He writes on psychological aspects of modern
politics with special reference to the factor of mass irrationality."
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