- the journalists and broadcasters who analyse and comment on current affairs
C20: from commentator + proletariat
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Examples from the Web for commentariat
There are many members of the commentariat who seek not to help but to correct by humiliation.America’s Meddlers Are Our Worst Enemies
October 3, 2014
Why everyone—the president, Congress, the commentariat—is ignoring this blinding truth is beyond me.The Greatest Sequester Lie of All: We’ve Already Saved $84 Billion!
February 27, 2013
But it's certainly an interesting way for the commentariat to pass the time.Should the President Mint a $1,000,000,000,000 Platinum Coin?
January 7, 2013
Novel gun control ideas continue to percolate through the commentariat.Should People Be Forced to Buy Liability Insurance for their Guns?
December 28, 2012
He was echoed by others in the Republican leadership and commentariat.The GOP Faces Years in the Wilderness After 2012 Election Losses
November 26, 2012