1) When you get to a low place, often the best thing to do is just to acknowledge that you’re in a low place.
1a) Yes, I’m in a low place.
2) On the political front, I can only say that a) responsible Republican politicians need to repudiate the President and get our government back up and running because b) Vladimir Putin is the only person to benefit from the President shutting our government and c) Althea Garrison is a Trump supporter? I knew she was a tenacious local gadfly, but really . . .
3) My trip to New York, just four days total, seemed to go on forever, but when I woke up this morning it was Monday and now it’s Wednesday night. #unoriginalobservation