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Democrat-Blue Highways Through Red America: A Road-Trip Game

I wondered: Where could I drive for a whole day (or two) without passing through a single precinct won by Donald Trump in 2020?

I’ve always liked maps. As a little kid I loved gas-station state maps and giant atlases, then United States Geological Survey topographical maps and…




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Kurt Andersen

Kurt Andersen

Award-winning, bestselling author (Evil Geniuses, Fantasyland, True Believers, Heyday, Turn of the Century) and creator of media (Studio 360, Inside, SPY).

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