State Poll Summary: Consensus to Fire Trump Is Building

projects.fivethirtyeight.com/… Donald Trump can’t get no respect these days. The coronavirus won’t disappear as he said it would, and CNN won’t retract their national poll saying he’s 14 points behind Biden. To top that off, the Dow Jones Industrial stock index dropped 1861 (-6.9%) points today when Wall Street suddenly discovered we are in a recession….

Tennessee's GOP-dominated legislature reluctant to include tampons in tax holiday

As many have convincingly argued, tampons shouldn’t be taxed anyway because, like food, they’re a basic necessity. Of course, in the “good old days” women who were on their period were considered “unclean” for seven days, and then they had to fetch two turtledoves for the local priest to sacrifice before they could be “clean” again, so these dudes probably think…

GOP: an entire party of cheap dates for Russian money #MoscowMarsha

#MoscowMarsha trends after GOP Senator Blackburn accuses Alexander "Vindictive Vindman" of being whistleblower's "handler" https://t.co/pYcJt9mstV — Newsweek (@Newsweek) November 22, 2019 A sitting United States Senator is trying to shade an American hero, Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman. ICYMI, this highly-decorated Veteran shed blood on the battlefield for us. #MoscowMarsha should be ASHAMED of herself. pic.twitter.com/FWFF1PF8ws…

Playing With Some Voting Statistics From Tennessee.

I have time to kill, so I thought I would do some number crunching from Tennessee’s early voting turnout and compare it to 2014 and 2016 Elections. On Friday, the Secretary of State's office announced 1,378,840 people had voted early, just 50,000 fewer than the total in the last midterm. In 2014, according to the…

Why the Democrats Are Poised to Win BIG in Tennessee This Year

Democrats are kicking royal a$$ in Tennessee. The Senate race isn’t even close right now: Former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen (D) now has a 10-point lead over Rep. Marsha Blackburn. The Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) poll found that 45 percent of respondents would vote for Bredesen if the race were held today, compared to…

A day later, the bullets continue…

I suspect that we’re going to have a run of this, at least for awhile. Seeing an event like this happen, and be successful, is going to inspire other individuals who may have been considering acting out in violence, pushing them over the edge to action. On all sides of the issue, frankly. But, for…