And so we’ve come to this…

Leftover sends this, a Politico piece about some racists (“white nationalists” is just too, too kind) who seek to suppress the African American vote on Tuesday. From the story: Energized by Trump’s candidacy and alarmed by his warnings of a “rigged election,” white nationalist, alt-right and militia movement groups are planning to come out in full …

The Lord detests lying lips

Politico fact-checked Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton for a week, and found during their five-day analysis, Trump averaged about one falsehood every three minutes and 15 seconds over nearly five hours of remarks. In raw numbers, that’s 87 erroneous statements in five days. And: Clinton is no paragon of truth-telling either. Her misrepresentations, while less …

Sen. Murphy? We salute you.

Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy (a Democrat) took the lead filibustering for gun legislation yesterday, and went for nearly 15 hours — fifteen before yielding the floor with the promise of a Senate vote. From Politico: Murphy formally yielded at 2:11 a.m. Thursday after delivering an emotional tribute to two Sandy Hook victims – 6-year-old Dylan Hockley …

So yesterday in Connecticut…

…Democrats rode a roller coaster, where first Hillary Clinton, and then Bernie Sanders was declared the winner. On the other side of the aisle, it wasn’t a contest. From early reports, Donald Trump took the state handily, and he took Pennsylvania and Maryland, as well. In fact, he swept all five states. Republicans? What is wrong with …