The 14 Most Insane Things Happening Right Now (11/8/16)

Look, we get it. It takes at least a week to get through the mountain of voter literature that piles up in your mailbox. No reasonable person can be expected to keep up with every headline while maintaining their sanity, so we have taken it upon ourselves to quickly summarize the most important and/or ridiculous news stories from the last week (or so).

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Source: Find Your Polling Place

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Source: ABC News, Fox News

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Source: CNN, GoFundMe

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Source: Variety

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Source: The Independent

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Source: WFTV News

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Source: CNN

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Source: The Hollywood Reporter

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Source: NBC News

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Source: CNN

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Source: The Independent

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Source: Popular Science

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Source: CNN

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Source: ABC News, The Des Moines Register, CBS News

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