Images of the crowds that have gathered in front of the Supreme Court spontaneously both the night of her death

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The crowds that have gathered in front of the Supreme Court spontaneously both the night of her death and Subsequently, you know, there's something There's an energy running in the country about this in 2016. Democrats famously just didn't mobilize around the impending Supreme Court vacancy didn't have the Supreme Court really in their sights. Republicans did. I think Mitch McConnell is quite correct when he says that he credits Trump's victory to his own strategy of keeping that seat open so it would mobilize the base. You know, Help us fill this sea. Maybe the the political energy has has shifted. And maybe some of these Republican Senators who are up for reelection in states that might be trending a little bit Purple will think pretty hard about playing this very, very cynical game that's being engineered for them. No wondering, too. I mean, it wouldn't even be possible to just in terms of the timing that we know that President Trump has a short list. We've talked about that on our show. He's now indicated that he will nominate a woman to to the seat. But there is a process for getting someone on the court, as we all witnessed with Brett Kavanaugh was a very contentious process, but nonetheless, there was a process Linda would it even be possible given the short amount of time before the election. To essentially fast track, a Supreme Court judge. Well, you know the filibusters gone. And if the 53 Republican senators just you know sheep like follow their leader. You know anything's possible and course, a number of the Possible nominees have quite recently been put on federal courts by the Trump administration. So they've been vetted. You know, they had answered the Judiciary Committee questions. They filled out all the forms and You know the very recent past and so I

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