Today’s news and information gleanings from here and there.
Today’s quote … “Pollsters need to go away and have a holiday – every single one of them should be fired. Markets weren’t prepared for this.” – Chris Weston, chief markets strategist at IG Markets in Melbourne, Australia, in this Washington Post article, “Markets plunge worldwide as Trump surges to the White House.”
A second quote for today … “I’m not voting for my pastor. I’m voting for my president.” – Chester County resident Mary Judge, a 47-year-old stay-at-home mom, in this insightful Atlantic magazine article, “Pennsylvania Is Ready to Stop Being a Full-Time Swing State.”.
“The media didn’t want to believe Trump could win. So they looked the other way.” – The Washington Post
- “A New Government And The Peaceful Transition of Power” – Off The Grid News
- Out of touch with reality | Politicians / pollsters / media – CNN Money
Columbia Police post photo of intruder posted at facebook sites for days – CrimeWatch [NOTE: The imagery, captured by a non-borough camera is so much clearer than the ones released by the borough’s spy cameras.]
Trail terrorism – look at this photo, one of several from a post at the facebook site: “You know you’re from Columbia PA if…”