A Likely Democratic Shocker

Conor Lamb, a Democrat, appears to have pulled off a shocking upset in a Pennsylvania congressional election last night. The race is still too close to call. But Lamb has a 641-vote lead over the Republican, Rick Saccone, and the remaining uncounted…
‘There Is No Ice’

“There is no ice where there is almost always ice,” The Washington Post’s weather experts tweeted yesterday, referring to an area north of Greenland. Lars Kaleschke, a German physicist, explained: “There is open water north of Greenland where the thickest…
Obama’s Tax Playbook By David Leonhardt

First, a media mea culpa. It’s not easy to be self-critical in public. So kudos to Perry Bacon Jr. for his new FiveThirtyEight piece, “How the media bungled the John Kelly story.” Bacon includes himself — and many others —…