Articles of Interest
November 04, 2016, 2:30pm
By David Brooks – The New York Times.
A few weeks ago I met a guy in Idaho who was absolutely certain that Donald Trump would win this election. He was wearing tattered, soiled overalls, missing a bunch of teeth … Read more »
November 04, 2016, 2:27pm
The Editorial Board – The New York Times.
Donald Trump and other embattled Republican candidates are resorting to a particularly bizarre and dangerous tactic in the closing days of the campaign — warning that they may well seek to impeach … Read more »
November 04, 2016, 2:26pm
November 04, 2016, 9:56am
The election is just five days away, and something truly frightening is happening, something with far-reaching implications for the immediate future of American politics. Republicans, led by Donald Trump but by no means limited to him, are engaging in kind … Read more »
November 03, 2016, 6:12pm
And it was a long time coming.
By Charles P. Pierce – Esquire.
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Of all the astonishing things in an astonishing (and increasingly grim) presidential campaign, the sudden involvement of elements of the Federal … Read more »
November 03, 2016, 6:10pm
Editorial Board – The Washington Post.
AS THE 2016 presidential campaign draws to a close, Donald Trump is airing commercials that present him as a change agent who will shake up Washington. Not a mainstream politician, exactly, but nothing to … Read more »
November 03, 2016, 3:34pm
By Charles M. Blow – The New York Times.
There are only a handful of days until Election Day and an end to this phase of a nation’s — and the world’s — ebb and flow of anxiety. The day … Read more »
November 02, 2016, 12:44pm
By Frank Bruni – New York Times.
Weiner or no Weiner, Hillary Clinton is likely to be our next president.
But she can’t seem to escape insatiable men.
She married one — for better, for “bimbo eruptions,” for two terms … Read more »
November 01, 2016, 1:55pm
– The New Yorker.
Charles Lindbergh was a national hero, then a fascist sympathizer. History will be just as brutal to more than a few current Republican leaders.
http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2016/11/charles-lindbergh-is-a-cautionary-tale-for-republicans.html… Read more »
November 01, 2016, 5:45am
By Gabriel Roth – Slate.com
How should voters weigh the sins of these two uniquely corrupt candidates?
As late as last week, voters on both sides were united in the sincere belief that the candidates had litigated all relevant points
… Read more »