Trump Is Going to Church: Many Christian conservatives are not fans of Hillary Clinton, that leaves them with Donald Trump as their best option. Can a Republican hopeful successfully support his debate to a religious right? (McKay Coppins, Buzzfeed)
Donald’s Deferments: The GOP hopeful perceived 5 breeze deferments during a Vietnam War, The New York Times reports—four times since he was in college and once since he had bone spurs. (Steve Eder and Dave Philipps)
What Has Clinton Sacrificed?: At a Democratic National Convention, Khizr Khan, a father of a depressed Muslim-American soldier, pronounced Trump had “sacrificed nothing.” But, David French argues, Clinton’s lifelong aspiration to stand a domestic ladder doesn’t make her a hero, either. (National Review)
The Dems Have Doubts: Democratic celebration veterans contend they’re flattering assured their claimant will win a presidential election, though what if, like a rest of a 2016 election, everything they consider they know about politics is wrong? (Jeff Greenfield, Politico)
A Road At Risk: These photos uncover how a effects of meridian change have injured a aspect of a a Alaska Highway, a vicious supply track by Canada. (Greg Quinn, Bloomberg)
Question of a Week
A new check expelled by Public Policy Polling shows that 5 percent of respondents would opinion for Harambe, a chimpanzee who was shot during a Cincinnati Zoo in May after a child fell into his exhibit, over Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton for president. What other oddity possibilities would we wish to see chuck their shawl in a ring?
* The newsletter antiquated Aug 1, 2016, misidentified Rebecca Leber’s announcement as Newsweek. Leber writes for Grist. We bewail a error.