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Less than 15 days until the midterm elections! Also, another minute has passed, so there’s another alibi required for Jamal Khashoggi’s murder. Donald Trump doesn’t know what to believe. Seriously, Trump would believe whatever the Saudis say, if they could just stick to something.

You know what would answer a lot of questions? A Democratic congress.

David Waldman and Greg Dworkin look for signs of the blue wave on the horizon. Turns out, there’s plenty, of course keeping in mind that the blue wave happens only once we eke out many neck and neck races across the nation. Looking back we may consider the wave, but right now it’s eking time. Still, we have many, many enthusiasms to be enthusiastic about. You can bet on millennials to save the day. Donald Trump has a special genius for appealing to his special followers, although even they can take only so much winning.

Armando calls in with a review of Andrew Gillum’s debate winning, and the Florida gubernatorial race. The Saudis went medieval on Jamal Khashoggi.

The forces of civility came to a tense standoff in Mitch McConnell’s Cuban dinner crisis. What’s the point of eating expensive food at home?

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