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Senator Cory Gardner cares in that special way only a GOP politician can.

(Yes, this is real.)
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RT : Holy forking shirtballs is this powerful and angry and worryingly relevant to the near future. The pre-ordained eth…
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RT : “An aging, nearly 90 percent white GOP cannot carry its candidates to electoral victory on a platform that revels i…
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RT : Five years ago today, the federal government was shut down precisely because Ted Cruz wanted to eliminate the ACA -…
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RT : "When neighbors start talking, good things happen." 🏡
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RT : Devastating couple of paragraphs here.

Tech execs will never come to a full realization of their platforms' roles…
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Makes sense. I’m guessing that for a lot of cancer patients, the only numbers that end u…
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Right, exactly, all that. I saw the study was pre-2014, and wondered what the situation…
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RT : Here's a list of every vulnerable House Republican who voted to gut pre-existing conditions coverage…
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RT : And Sasse has acquiesced to Sen. Grassley’s decision yesterday to hold votes on judicial nominees during the recess…
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RT : “Jesus Christ. There’s no crying in tittie bars.” Is the best quote I’ve ever gotten out of anybody.
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If you are despairing for the world tonight, read this. Remember that people like Chiune Sugihara exist in this wor…
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Yeah, totally. And of course some fraction of them do turn out to have a plan and funding…
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Wow, this sounds eerily like being a software developer. I’ve had this exact conversation…
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RT : Today's FEC filing shows that gave the maximum permitted amount, $10,000, to Steve King, the nation's most ope…
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One of the all-time greatest Onion articles. Hilarious, dark, caustic, eerily prescient.
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Abbie, this is a stroke of genius and I am honored to even know you.
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RT : “Just one in-person conversation had a profound effect on a voter’s likelihood to go to the polls, boosting turnout…
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…and Slava before him, with a hint about the rationale downthread:
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Rationale for the handwritten parser you mean? Doug Gregor tweeted about this:
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Interesting. Nope, autoclosure isn’t the reason; code below also compiles.

My uneducated guess is “h…
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…where “staggering losses” = thousands of deaths. Do not forget.
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1. Yes, exactly so. My point (hard to squeeze in prev tweet) is you’d have to require proporti…
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Yes, an important point.

The EC _is_ also a problem in itself. Winner-take-all states lead to…
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This graph is eye-popping. I kind of knew this … but I didn’t _really_ know it:
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Three years ago, I’d have gone with “double page turn” or “dynamically scoped language” or some such. Just imagine,…
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Black Trump supporter
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RT : None of them were arrested. Please call in any tips.
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RT : Civil rights violations — of the right to vote, to stand trial (rather than face summary execution), or the human r…
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RT : Defeat GOP Sen. Dean Heller, the man who called Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s assault “a little hiccup.” The polls ar…
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RT : Here’s a great rundown regarding the Hennepin county Sheriff. We are absolutely voting FOR WE NEED A…
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Are the NYPD white supremacist sympathizers? Or just bad at their jobs?
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RT : For context, Rick Baron is the elections director in Fulton County, GA (most populous county in the state), which…
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RT : This form is written in English.

Helen is from Honduras and doesn't speak English.

They made her sign away her ri…
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One day, when I feel especially hungry for punishment, I’ll write up a swift-evo prop…
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Babylonian numerals - Wikipedia
The Babylonians used base 60, with a super inefficient notation:

IIRC the…
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The Babylonians used base 60, with a super inefficient notation:

IIRC the…
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Todd Harper is a wonderful musician, dear friend, and all-around great human. Anybody want to chip in a couple buck…
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RT : Something's going on: Gwinnett County, GA is rejecting more than 9% of all mail ballots they receive, and is respon…
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Well said. This isn’t “failure;” it’s the outcome they wanted, chaos and all. The permanent separation was the poin…
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I can’t believe that here in Minneapolis, in the bluest county in Minnesota, we have Stanek for sheriff: a Trump-fr…
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RT : I can’t believe I’m shocked once again by the callousness and deception of this Administration. It now appears…
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Yes, that’s what I’m saying about pressed CDs: there are mechanical pits, and they ar…
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I believe in a CD pressed from a master, the data bumps are sandwiched in the middle, and bo…
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RT : I asked this guy why he tweeted “donate to Beto!” and took half the money. He did not handle it well!
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RT : Wait ... Turkey privately told US officials they had bugged the Saudi Embassy AND THEN US OFFICIALS LEAKED IT
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RT : This may be the single greatest example of donor corruption in history. It’s not about broad tax policy or regs, it…
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Honestly, if science rested on individual objectivity, it would be doomed. When it works — and it often does — it i…
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“able to evaluate data and results without being swayed by emotions or biases” 🤣

Scientists are human, as it turns…
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RT : This willl be one of THE most important elections OF OUR LIVES. So why not make THIS the year where you do more tha…
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Ah, you’re quite right: the two I linked to that had him close to the middle use entirely relative sc…
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The truer version of this, which makes it sound as stupid as it is, is “Nobody is ever too…
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Ideological leanings of United States Supreme Court justices - Wikipedia
Most justice ratings I’ve seen place him near the center (e.g. two here: ).

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Most justice ratings I’ve seen place him near the center (e.g. two here: ).

I…
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Supreme Court was recently 4.6–4.4 conservative vs liberal justices. (I’m calling Kennedy 60% conservative).

With…
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RT : Precisely why we need to get McConnell OUT of leadership ASAP!
Close races:
Jacky Rosen, NV
Phil Bredesen, TN
Clair…
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RT : Cut through the celebrity BS with this thread of facts
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Thing I Can’t Believe We Even Have to Say But It Is 2018, item number 3 gazillion:
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At first I thought it said “Someone bought Brett Kavanaugh” and I was like yeah, where did he get that $200k?
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Indeed, the Constitution is quite clear on this: every human being is entitled…
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This dirtbag is arbitrarily stopping black people from voting just because he can … IN THE ELECTION IN WHICH HE IS…
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RT : "According to the AP, fully 70 percent of the voter applications that are being held up by Kemp’s office are from b…
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RT : There's a lot of marketing out there for short-term plans, and outright scams. Be extra careful when shopping for h…
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1. I wouldn’t armchair coach Beto. He’s run a great campaign.

but

2. What this writer describes is the way to win…
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RT : I busted the guy behind the "competitive barefoot runner yells at neighbors on Facebook over too many acorns” hoax.…
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RT : Many people are commenting on this story to say that Brian Kemp is picking who gets to vote in his next electio…
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…having spend 8 years creating all these extra vacancies by blocking Obama’s nominees.

If it’s not technically che…
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Just an interesting factoid, no relation to current events or anything…
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RT : Pay attention to how they change the rules.
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More info here. Of course a process that takes “less than an hour” and requires digging up some…
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Yes. I saw lots of suspicious accounts pushing the “we already knew so why care” line immediately after.

Has anybo…
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No, tribal IDs are of no use now unless they have a street address, and many tribal IDs don’t. If this w…
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Yes, and also see the news yesterday on ND’s election. Voter roll purges were already big…
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The idiot blundered close to the truth: in old English, “man” was genderl…
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Florida Republican pulled similar dirty tricks with voter rolls in 2000. It won W the presidency. Nobody was ever p…
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