Photo of the day

From an Atlantic series on modern slavery:

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Accra, Ghana: Many of those enslaved had children with them while panning for gold, wading in waters poisoned by mercury that is used in the extraction process.  (Lisa Kristine)

PPP comes clean!

Kudos to Tom Jensen for such a great sense of humor.  In response to all the conservative complaints of skewed polls, Tom has released the “unskewed” poll to make all the Republicans happy.  Here’s a bit (whole thing at the link).

And why we’re at it, a nice Politco piece where Jensen and Larry Sabato take a look at the electoral college.

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