Erik Hagerman, 53, told the New York Times moving to the Ohio pig farm where he resides alone is the only way he can cope with “the devastation” of Trump winning the 2016 presidential election.
The Times profile, titled “The Man Who Knew Too Little,” says Hagerman lives out a “liberal fantasy” on his Ohio pig farm, where he spends his time making art and avoiding any mention of current events.
Jacobin hired a liberal method actor in November 2016, his name is Erik Hagerman.
Cost a fortune, but comedy will forever thank us.
“Jacobin hired a liberal method actor in November 2016, his name is Erik Hagerman.
Erik Hagerman is doing exactly the wrong thing. I’m all for mental health breaks, especially with this @POTUS—but willful ignorance helps no one. Opting out like this may get you profiled in @nytimes, but that isn’t always a good thing. https://t.co/QnQ3fQ71QO
— Jamil Smith (@JamilSmith) March 10, 2018