Opening Act: Hard Times

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Nov. 28 2011 8:17 AM

Opening Act: Hard Times

60 Minutes shakes us out of the Thanksgiving/shopping stupor.

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Molly Ball talks to the only (Iowa) pollster who matters.

Krissah Thompson updates us on the progress of wealthy people who don't want to admit that they're Democrats and thus fund "third party" pipe dreams.

Behold: The most meta listicle of the year.

I do hope Emma Sullivan gets into college, if only so she can learn some stronger disses.

David Weigel is a Slate political reporter. You can reach him at daveweigel@gmail.com, or tweet at him @daveweigel.