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cartoon h/t Ravens Fan. (Via Amato)
Has anyone else noticed Tis the Season for people (the ones I've heard are seniors) kvetching that kids from "other" (ahem, brown) neighborhoods are being "dropped off" in their neighborhood to get free candy?
I like the response here, that maybe kids from poor areas just want to see how self-selecting privileged snots in de facto red-lined neighborhoods live.
Open thread below
WASHINGTON — Former White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler has told President Obama she doesn’t want to be nominated for attorney general, people familiar with the discussions told The Associated Press on Friday.