Commenter Stitch says that he no longer votes straight ticket, explaining that he comes from a "Strong R" background. But the divisions, bickering and lack of compromise in the Republican Party has pushed him toward middle of political spectrum. Huckleberries is sure Stitch expresses the sentiment of many.
In the comments section, traveler Cathyanne tells us that Europe has changed as a result of terrorism: "This is my 9th European visit and at least for now my last unless we visit Ireland, Scotland or Poland. Europe had changed dramatically for the refugee situation and it is a bit unnerving."
Huckleberries is giving you bonus political cartoon coverage today. Open the link & click on the political cartoon by Joe Heller -- and you'll get political cartoons by Michael Ramirez and Lisa Benson.