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Dems attack, but know they don’t have the votes on Kavanaugh

This is all Obamacare karma dontcha know. The political wheel keeps turning though. (From The Hill) The Hill tracked down three Democratic senators who are seeking reelection in November in states Trump carried in 2016 – Sens. Claire McCaskill (Mo.),...

133 politicians murdered in run-up to Mexico’s elections: report

Really an amazing statistic. It’s basically a low scale war. (From Daily Sabah- AFP) The murders — mostly of local-level politicians, the most frequent targets for Mexico’s powerful drug cartels — were recorded between September, when candidate registration opened, and...

Freaked Out Americans Desperately Seek to Escape the News

(From Bloomberg) Those heightened stress levels are reflected in Americans’ chosen leisure activities. Megan, a web developer in Nashville, has started re-watching “Parks and Recreation” because it’s about goofy, goodhearted people in politics. Jessica, a landscape architect in Boston, tunes...

Lefty Politico: The left loses its cool (Mind?)

“The next people are going to come with guns. That’s what’s going to happen.” Let’s hope not. How about everyone cool down and take a deep breath. Trump’s not Hitler. and in many ways he’s less “radical” than the...

Yet More Failure: ESPN President Resigns

The reason is “substance abuse.” It hasn’t been a good year for the once mighty sports network, which has seen its ratings tumble while firing hundreds. At issue has been the ESPN’s increased politicization. Fans raised objections. The network...