Mr. Perspective’s Election Review

Mr. Perspective’s Election Review

I must once again assume the role of Mr. Perspective, this time with a rear-view-mirror look at the many prognostications about the 2020 presidential election that never came to be. Sure, we’ve had to endure a couple of weeks in which the Liar-In-Chief threw...
Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Hamilton Nolan’s observations after witnessing the Million MAGA March in DC this weekend: These were the shit­kick­ers of Amer­i­ca, and those that wor­shiped them. Noth­ing about them is hard to under­stand. If you have seen a high school bul­ly and his crew of...
An Election Analogy

An Election Analogy

The so-called Million MAGA March in Washington this weekend drew only four or five thousand Trumpsters, which on a math basis means attendance was off by a factor of at least 200 from the stated goal. It was yet another symbol of the desperation of a candidate (and...
Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Aaron Blake of the Washington Post compiled several examples of how badly Trump’s legal teams are doing in courts across the country with their spurious lawsuits over the election results. The problem is three-fold: they have no actual evidence, the numbers are...
It’s Inevitable Now

It’s Inevitable Now

It’s ironic that the five states that have been in the headlines since Election Day have Republican-run legislatures. They’re the ones who decided not to change their laws to start counting mail and absentee ballots until election day or night. Despite...
Again With The Election?

Again With The Election?

You probably saw footage of Trumpsters showing up to protest and make noise outside of vote-counting facilities in Arizona and Michigan. This is the exact same thing GOPers did in Florida during the Bush-Gore “hanging chads” recount in 2000, which was...