Monthly Archives: June 2016

National odds for U.S. president and Nate Silver’s numbers

This is the fun part of watching elections, seeing people like Nate Silver quantify it: In short, it looks like Trump will carry Tennessee, but Clinton will win overall. Here are the figures behind that assertion. Advertisements

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Brexit, Tennessee and so on

Today our friend over at Humphrey on the Hill posted that Gov. Bill Haslam says the Brexit could impact Tennesseans negatively. In short (picked up via The Tennessean): “I’m concerned — I think we have a fairly tenuous international economy, … Continue reading

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Disc golf course to open in Knox

Go see if Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett can toss a disc this coming Friday with the opening of a disc golf course in Powell. Your county reporter once played disc golf, and lost about $20 worth of plastic in … Continue reading

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