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Jared Kushner Was My Boss

What I learned about power, real and imagined, from Trump’s ‘senior adviser’ and son-in-law

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IfIf you want to understand Jared Kushner, I recommend starting with the dimples. When Jared smiles, his dimples do the work, cleaving his supple cheeks in an unconvincing approximation of contentment. The giveaway isn’t merely that his lips don’t seem to lift properly…

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Aaron Gell

Aaron Gell

Medium editor-at-large, with bylines in the New Yorker, Vanity Fair, the New York Times and numerous other publications. ¶ aarongell.com

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