Daily Archives: October 28, 2016

Night Music: Dick Van Dyke & Janet Leigh – “Put on a Happy Face” (1963)

I am not happy tonight as I fully expected to spend the weekend enjoying contemplating Donald Trump’s political demise. I still think he’s headed for the trash heap of history, but the next few days will be annoying. To help … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton’s statement on the Comey letter and some useful information

Some facts on the new e-mail developments, with props to Steve Benen: The FBI has not reopened its investigation into Clinton’s e-mail service because that investigation was never closed. Republicans would like us to believe the FBI found something new, … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“In connection with an unrelated case, the FBI has learned of the existence of emails that appear to be pertinent to the investigation. I am writing to inform you that the investigative team briefed me on this yesterday, and I … Continue reading

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This is not good. Not good at all

Per the New York Times: Federal law enforcement officials said Friday that the new emails uncovered in the closed investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server were discovered after the F.B.I. seized electronic devices belonging to Huma … Continue reading

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VP Biden is at the top of HRC’s Sec’y of State list, but don’t tell Joe

This may be the silliest political story of the day, which is saying a lot when Donald Trump  is still kicking around. It seems Hillary Clinton is interested in Vice President Biden as her Secretary of State but doesn’t know … Continue reading

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Hillary makes gains in Texas and North Carolina. Yes, I said Texas

The Cook Political Report acknowledges it is unlikely Trump will lose Texas, but the fact that we are even talking about the possibility is nonetheless remarkable. In their forecasting model, they have moved Texas from Solid Republcan to Lean Republican, … Continue reading

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Morning Headlines

New York Times: Bundy Brothers acquitted in takeover of Oregon wildlife refuge ABC News: 141 arrested at Dakota access pipeline protest as police move in Washington Post: Republicans are already plotting the next war against Hillary Clinton NBC News: Illinois senator draws fire … Continue reading

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