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Screenshot from Lincoln Project's "Wake Up"

Rather than the typical 30-second or 60-second campaign ad, this latest video offering from the Lincoln Project runs long – over six minutes.

Indeed, "Wake Up" is really a little film that throws a big punch at every Republican who is still with Trump.

The plot is simple: A young Republican awakens in the hospital to see his family, all wearing masks at his bedside. Astonished to learn that he's been in a coma for more than three years, he asks what has happened. They tell him everything, much to his ultimate dismay.

This is a work of political cinema. Just click.


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Covid-19 statistics from 2020

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We're a statistics-happy society. We obsess over the latest numbers on just about everything — birthrates, jobs and population changes — mining them for trends.

Some stats are really obscure, such as the shocking amount of electricity Bitcoin uses. The digital currency's complex computing process devours 143 terawatt-hours a year — more than the country of Norway! Can you believe?

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