car·riage re·turn

n. the lever or mechanism on a typewriter that would cause the cylinder on which the paper was held (the carriage) to return to the left margin of the page


Update on 60

Latest info from MPR:

Franken –42.1% Coleman –41.3% Barkley –15.7%

538 on the Senate

Those 60 seats might still be possible: If Udall,Begich,Merkley and Franken can win their races,and Mary Landrieu hold hers,Democrats will sit at 59 Senate seats. Then Democrats need to either keep Chambliss under 50% (some big Democratic counties are outstanding) or somehow pull off the Musgrove-Wicker upset,another Read on…

Blue England

All of New England’s seats in the House of Representatives have now gone blue.

The Red Sox might have to change their name.


FiveThirtyEight has called the election for Obama.

What a tool.

White reporter asks black family why they brought their kids to Grant Park.

What do you think,genius?