There’s that expression to describe tedium: like watching paint dry. It could be substituted: like waiting for the US presidential election to be called — or at least the 2020 version.

If I were a wiser, or at least more discerning, person I wouldn’t admit to the very many hours wasted this past week studying the pundits’ projections of how the voting preferences in Allegheny County in Pennsylvania are likely to skew...

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