Road trip microblogging

Car radio: “This is the anti-debate show. No talk of the theatre of the absurd that passes for public discourse.” 10:12 p.m.

A rainy drive into Connecticut. Red maple leaves stand out in the grayness. 11:12 a.m.

Wet road. Red sports car doesn’t stop at stop sign. Brakes. Skid. Miss by inches. 8:00 a.m.