Political: What We WILL Know on Election Night
Russ Buettner, Susanne Craig and Mike McIntire for the New York Times: “Long-Concealed Records Show Trump’s Chronic Losses And Years Of Tax Avoidance”
Adam Davidson’s Twitter thread on signs that Trump might have engaged in money laundering.
Daniel Shaviro for Just Security: “Ten Quick Takeaways from the New York Times’ Bombshell Article on Trump’s Tax Returns”
NYT: Sheryl Gay Stolberg and Noah Weiland for The New York Times: “Study Finds ‘Single Largest Driver’ of Coronavirus Misinformation: Trump”
Nathaniel Persily and Charles Stewart III for the Wall Street Journal: “Actually, We Will Know a Lot on Election Night”
Edward-Isaac Dovere for The Atlantic, “The Deadline That Could Hand Trump the Election”
Here are this week’s cocktail chatters:
Emily: Jordan Nickerson and David H. Solomon: “Car Seats as Contraception”
John: McDonald and Dodds
David: Raymond Antonio Vargas for the New Orleans Advocate: “In New Orleans, Case of Staged Accidents, Disbarred Lawyer, Stuntwoman Attorney Takes a Dark Turn”
Listener chatter from Megan Murray @mkmurray9: Alec MacGillis for The New Yorker: “The Students Left Behind by Remote Learning”
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