[Setting: modern newsroom with thousands of TVs in the background.
Talking heads abound the newsroom. The camera focuses in on one of
TALKING HEAD #1
So I think at this point a tie in the Electoral College is impossible and it
will never get to the House. Is that correct? Is a tie impossible?
[Turns to another talking head]
TALKING HEAD #2
[Picks up paper and pen and starts scribbling]
Well, right now it's two fourty two to two fourty two and you need
twenty-eight to win but if you take Florida with twenty-five, you carry the
one over and then if you add in Nevada and Wisconsin you …
TALKING HEAD #1
[Talking over TALKING HEAD #2]
I'm sorry I asked the question. I must apologize to the American public
about this. I'm so sorry I asked the question.
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