Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is becoming the “cool” candidate. Writer and comedian Larry David impersonated Sanders on the last episode of Saturday Night Live, and the video went viral. The best part is that Sanders isn’t even trying. Popular culture just loves him for some reason. Here’s Sanders talking about it.


Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He also hosts the weekly DeSmogCAST and serves as co-host for Ring of Fire on Free Speech TV. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced