With a few days left before the election, one of the Democrats’ chief campaign stunts continues to unravel. Here are the headlines on the front page of the Washington Post
Ferguson officer unlikely to face civil-rights caseSari Horwitz and Kimberly Kindy 1:56 PM ETLaw enforcement officials say Justice Department investigators have all but concluded that they don’t have a strong enough case against Darren Wilson.Ferguson chief criticizes Holder
But will they pay any price?
veteran police beat reporter Dan Barry (he gets sent to cover stuff like the parole hearings
for Kitty Genovese’s murderer Winston Moseley
) gently preparing NYT
readers for the realization that all that rage they’ve been feeling since August wasn’t, as people used to say, “reality-based.”