Democratic residential candidate Andrew Yang speaks at a conference in New York on Wednesday. (Wes Bruer/Bloomberg News) At a rally Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang held earlier this week in New York City’s Washington Square Park, I asked attendees how they found out about him. Many mentioned stand-up comedian Joe Rogan’s popular podcast . A few also mentioned “ The Breakfast Club ,” the nationally syndicated morning show based out of New York. Exactly one person referenced the news — and, it turned out, he also told me his mother is a journalist.
That’s no surprise. Yang, 44, has acquired […]