Archive for November 3rd, 2016

November 3rd, 2016 - 4:45 pm § in Misc.

Historians on Trump

HUFFPOST A group of historians whose life’s work has consisted of studying the men, women and events that shaped America have banded together to speak out against Donald Trump. Historians including David McCullough, Ken Burns, Robert Caro, Ron Chernow and Vicki Lynn Ruiz have all posted short vide[...]

November 3rd, 2016 - 3:42 pm § in Uncategorized

Aren’t public schools supposed to be politically neutral?

The photo below shows Principal Mark Rowicki and School Secretary Stephanie Corbett of Robert E. Lee High School in Staunton, Virginia, in their Halloween costumes.  Rowicki is dressed as Donald Trump, and Corbett as Hillary Clinton in prison jumpsuit and chains.  The school district, after receiv[...]

November 3rd, 2016 - 3:38 pm § in Misc.

Reuters: Is The FBI Corrupted?

REUTERS: FBI RENEGADES ‘HOSTILE TO HILLARY’ FEAR: ‘Rapid Series Of Leaks’ Threatens To Tip Election… Insiders Describe Deep Anti-Hillary Sentiment… Comey Has ‘Totally Lost Control’… Comey Pal Blames The Media![...]

November 3rd, 2016 - 2:33 pm § in Donald Trump, Misc.


The failure this week of Trump Toronto showcased a familiar scenario: big promises, glitzy image, a Russian-born financier, aggrieved smaller investors – but few losses for the mogul himself. [...]

November 3rd, 2016 - 2:14 pm § in Misc.

Florida: podcast on polling (Republican)


November 3rd, 2016 - 12:07 pm § in Misc.


WASHINGTON (AP) – What happens if America wakes up on Nov. 9 to another undecided, hotly disputed presidential election? What if the outcome turns on the razor-thin margin in one or two states, one candidate seeking a recount, the other going to court? We know what happened in 2000, when the S[...]

November 3rd, 2016 - 11:52 am § in Misc.

Preston on Bundy

Bad verdict. Not only was the jury wrong on the law, their decision is a blow to the very RULE of law. Extremists of all stripes will take this as a green light to pick and choose which laws to obey. All they have to do to get away with it is convince a jury […][...]

November 3rd, 2016 - 11:06 am § in Misc.

Red Fawn: Arrested in North Dakota Protest For Shooting a Gun

The Guardian: On 27 October, when police arrested 141 people who had set up camps in the path of construction, officers attempted to arrest Fallis on the local highway, claiming she was “being an instigator and acting disorderly”. In a news alert released on Monday, the sheriff’s office alleg[...]

November 3rd, 2016 - 10:52 am § in Misc.

Court May Block Brexit

A Blow to Brexit A court derails the prime minister’s plans—for now. KRISHNADEV CALAMUR[...]

November 3rd, 2016 - 10:49 am § in Misc.

538 with four days to go

Election Update: Yes, Donald Trump Has A Path To Victory Tuesday was another pretty good day of polling for Donald Trump. It’s also not an… FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM|BY NATE SILVER[...]