"I don’t know how Richard Nixon could have won. I don’t know anybody who voted for him.” That’s what legendary New York film critic Pauline Kael reportedly said when Richard Nixon won the 1972 presidential election in one of the biggest landslides in history. Journalist and media critic Bernard Goldberg likes to use the quote to illustrate just how insular the media can be. It rang in my ears when I looked at the sales numbers for the new BMW 7-Series while researching my review of the ...

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