Are you with me?

— I think if James Madison had meant the Senate to require a 60% supermajority he would have written that into the constitution instead of passing the message to George Will from beyond the grave.

More lies from Carly Simon.

— Curitiba, Brazil is the world leader in Bus Rapid Transit.


— Premature deaths due to lack of health insurance are on the rise.

Song of the day, vote-counting edition. The Pains of Being Pure at Heart “I’m With You”