AP Tweets Clinton has the nomination

AP calls Democratic nomination for Clinton; in defense, says we didn’t say “nominee”

I can’t help it. I keep hearing “I didn’t have sexual relations with that woman” over and over on the virtual cassette player in my brain. That ignominious statement is the dictionary illustration for the concept we call “political hairsplitting.” It’s where my mind raced when it bumped into this dichotomy from AP. Entry 1, Monday evening, […]

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Your Sunday reads: sexual assault, murdered dogs, water wars, Florida storm, Ramadan, Doctor Who, and TRC

It’s Sunday … so I’m reading the NYT (among others). Because it’s the web, I’m not just reading today’s stories. I’m going to adopt my friend Karen’s new shorthand, The Republican Candidate (TRC), and try to avoid TRC all the time.   1. Sexual assault victim eloquently describes repercussions If you read nothing else today, […]