Sunday, June 23, 2024

"If You Have To Ask Why, The Answer Is Usually Money" -- Trump 2024 GOTV Edition

How many times have I told you that presidential elections come down to turnout?

A metric crap ton of times, that's how many times.

Bill Scher, writing at Washington Monthly, notes that the Trump campaign is "outsourcing" its Get Out The Vote work to an outfit (Turning Point USA) with very little, and entirely unsuccessful, GOTV experience.

Why?


If Trump wins in November it will likely be in spite of, not because of, that (politically, but maybe not financially) dumb decision.

Wordle 1100 Hint

Hint: Preferred instrument for playing reveille or taps.

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First Letter: B

Saturday, June 22, 2024

Wordle 1099 Hint

Hint: A dictator's response to the question "may I take your order?"


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First Letter: E