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Maybe if Hillary Clinton wins today, we will never have to hear about the damned emails again. But don’t count on that, since we know the Congressional Republicans can find nothing better to occupy their salaried time. At least Samantha Bee found an amusing way to use those old messages, in a dramatic reading by Sarah Paulson that reveals how hilariously bereft of scandal they are — and a few other aspects of the personality of the woman who by tonight may break that hardest glass ceiling at last.

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Reprinted with permission from DailyKos

The coronavirus pandemic has changed much about American politics and society—but not everything. One constant is that Republicans believe a lot of stupid things about how to run a country. Correction: Who knows what they actually believe. Is it better if they're lying rather than deluded? Either way, Republicans definitely say a lot of stupid things.

One of their longest-standing vapidities is the hoary, cockeyed notion that government should be run like a business. Trump has said this, as has his supremely unqualified son-in-law Jared Kushner, and so did Mitt Romney during his 2012 presidential run, just to name a few.

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