Ugh. CNN’s Election Countdown Has Already Begun

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Remember when we recounted cable news’s most annoying gimmicks and gadgets? Well, this is probably the most annoying: the election countdown of dread. And CNN, in an effort to get the jump on the other networks, started its version today. Of course this is only stressing us out more.

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