in the year 2000
many things make a post

qotd, turn of phrase

"One reason that Trump may be struggling in Wisconsin is that likely voters in Wisconsin despise him. The new Marquette poll finds his favorability rating at 22 percent, compared with a 70 percent unfavorability rating. That is … bad? No. It would be an insult to the quiet dignity of the word “bad” to call that spread bad. A 22–70 favorability spread is in the mid- to high “holy shits.”"

-- Jim Newell at Slate, who brings us a new way to describe data....

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As a Wisconsin resident, the fact that Trump has a 70% unfavorable rating among my fellow voters in the state goes a tiny ways toward making up for the unconscionable constitutional amendment* they passed in 2006.

* https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wisconsin_Referendum_1

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