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Swim Deep #1

Kentucky's McVote for US Senate, Part 2.

"Exploring an 18% approval rating that led to a decisive 2020 Senate win."

04.30.21 | ~1,550 words

I've seen several posts regarding the need for this to be reviewed - and some who have cited their evidence in lengthy tweet-threads. I decided not to deep dive into this question or their research until I had time to really review the information for myself.


Part 3 will explore McConnell's scope and tentacles of power.

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Swim Deep #1

Kentucky's McVote for US Senate, Part 1.

"Did the Republican red shift happen in McConnell's 2020 Senate race?"

04.08.21 | ~1,300 words

I've seen several posts regarding the need for this to be reviewed - and some who have cited their evidence in lengthy tweet-threads. I decided not to deep dive into this question or their research until I had time to really review the information for myself.

Part 2 explores the election deeper and brings in experts' research.

Part 3 explores McConnell's scope and tentacles of power.

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Political Animals Review Guide #2

Top-shelf reviews

04.04.21

Show: Arrested Development (2003-06, 2013, 2018-19)

Rest in Peace Jessica Walter / Lucille Bluth!

Cryptid: Hook Island Sea Monster


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Hot Take #4

Cosplay-Core's Solo Act

03.31.21 | 351 words

Take meter: 8/10, MIND-BENDING. A music take on a subgenre that isn't one yet.


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Political Animals Review Guide #1

Top-shelf reviews

02.23.21

Book: Walking with the Wind by John Lewis / Michael D'Orso (1998)

Movie: Shot Caller (2017)

Show: Chappelle's Show (2003-06)

Album: Magnifique by Ratatat (2015)

Cryptid: The Kraken

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Hot Take #3

The Former Guy's Military Disrespect Record

02.20.21 | 457 words

Take meter: 1/10 - MILD. This one is more about the recounting and chronicling process opposed to just spitting fire with new ideas.


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Hot Take #2

Grand Old Party: It's Been Over

02.15.21 | 383 words

Take meter: 9/10 - RADIOACTIVE. Handle with gloves. Better yet, use a protective bodysuit. Be careful when sharing. I could be very wrong. I'm not but I could be.


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Hot Take #1

How to Convict John Barron

02.12.21 | 395 words

Take meter: 5/10 - SPICY. Hot takes included that won't melt your face off. 



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