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Kylie Brakeman

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Are you on Twitter? OK, but have you been on Twitter anytime during the past four or five years? You must have noticed the legions of Trump supporters whose style, avatars, and self-descriptions seem...redundant. As if they were pseuds, not people, cooked up by an Internet bucket-shop somewhere in Russia and dispatched here to simulate politically useful categories of human: suburban women, disgruntled Democrats, alienated people of color, patriotic veterans...

If this sounds eerily familiar, watch Kylie Brakeman -- comedian, comedy writer, and improv actor -- instantaneously and exhaustingly reproduce the panoply of Trump social media identities in well under a minute.

Or as she put it, "this is every trump bot account." She's hilarious and dead on. Just hit play.



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Three states that narrowly swung from Barack Obama in 2012 to Donald Trump in 2016 seem likely to swing back in 2020. Polling currently gives a consistent and solid lead to Democrat Joe Biden in Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin.

Should Biden carry all three of these swing states and keep all of the states Hillary Clinton won in 2016, he will win an Electoral College majority and the presidency.

According to RealClear Politics' polling average, Biden currently enjoys a 4-point lead in Pennsylvania, a 6.4-point lead in Michigan, and a 6.7-point lead in Wisconsin.

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