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POST TITLE: Nothing is Ever Real Until He Sends the Tweet

EXTENDED DESCRIPTION: TK


HEADLINE ROUNDUP: TK

IN OTHER HEADLINES: TK

• Horserace/Invisible Primary: New entrants—West Virginia State Sen. Richard Objeda (TK);<a href=https://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2018/11/sen_sherrod_brown_of_ohio_is_w.html>Sen. Sherrod Brown?</a> (Cleveland Plain Dealer); <a href=https://www.wsj.com/articles/hillary-will-run-again-1541963599>Hilary Clinton?</a> (Mark Penn, WSJ); <a href=https://www.newsweek.com/2020-elections-odds-donald-trump-1204608>2020 Election Odds: Who Can Beat Donald Trump After 2018 Midterm Elections?</a> (Newsweek)

Today is the 6XXth day of the Trump administration. There are 7XX days left until the 2020 elections.

Keeping Track: <a href=https://theweeklylist.org>The Weekly List (Amy Siskind)</a>; <a href=https://whatthefuckjusthappenedtoday.com>What The Fuck Just Happened Today?</a>; <a href=https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/the-complete-listing-so-far-atrocities-1-546>Lest We Forget the Horrors: A Catalog of Trump’s Worst Cruelties, Collusions, Corruptions, and Crimes</a>; <a href=https://paperspaperspapers.wordpress.com/2017/01/25/the-everything-terrible-the-trump-administration-has-done-so-far-omnibus/>The “Everything Terrible The Trump Administration Has Done So Far” Omnibus</a>

Previously in U.S. Politics Megathreads: <a href="https://www.metafilter.com/177592/No-One-Is-Above-the-Law">No One Is Above the Law</a>

Megathread-Adjacent Posts and Sites: <a href=https://www.metafilter.com/177512/ANGER-IS-AN-ENERGY>ANGER IS AN ENERGY</a> (US Election Day); reports from the <a href="https://metatalk.metafilter.com/24988/Mueller-Firing-Rapid-Response-Rallies-of-Metafilter">Mueller Firing Rapid Response Rallies of Metafilter </a>; OnceUponATime's <a href=https://www.2016activemeasures.org/>Active Measures</a> site; and Chrysostom's <a href=https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1ien3JuUxM-sc_x94q7U9mRE6CcHonrxgKIdhzdFwLKM/edit#gid=0>2018 Election Ratings & Results Tracker</a>

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