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Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020 - 12:50 a.m.

Yet again I find myself wishing I knew the magic words, a sigil even, the right marks to make that would resonate so powerfully that they would actually change something in the hearts of people who don’t already agree with them. “Ah yes!” they would say. “I hadn’t thought of it that way!” and then they would at the very least stay home on Election Day. Or come out on election day. Whatever needs to happen.

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