Also with the rainy-Monday-morning-coffee: a rant from Stevenl at Olympia's Olyblog community blog.
In comments that I suspect a lot of people can empathize with -- and more so as Nov. 4 nears -- Stevenl bemoans the flood of glossy political postcards, radio and TV ads, smiling knocks on the door, Robocalls and e-mails.
"This isn't educational," he writes. "It isn't informative. It's advertising a product, and after awhile it becomes nagging and/or harassment."