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Can You Carry a Gun to a Polling Place?

As Trump riles up his supporters, a look at what constitutes illegal voter intimidation.

Clinton’s Jokes Last Night Were Delightful—and Weren’t Even the Best Part

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Peter Thiel’s Support of Donald Trump Is Not a Good Enough Reason to Fire Him

Republican Congressman Defends Trump: “Sometimes a Lady Needs to Be Told When She’s Being Nasty”

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Cubs Win!

How the most pessimistic fans in sports transformed into a bunch of optimists.


It Looked Great. It Was Unwatchable.

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I Always Think the Cubs Are Going to Lose. I Know They’re Going to Win the World Series.

Ang Lee Has Made the Most Realistic-Looking Movie Ever. It’s Unwatchable.

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