First up, the founder of Err America and husband of a Democratic senator is busted engaging the services of a hooker.
Then it turns out that Hillary Clinton's campaign -- which numbers among its planks "health insurance for everyone" -- is almost $300,000 behind in paying the premiums for its employees.
The Germans, who seem to have a word for most every situation, describe one of the darker aspects of human nature: "schadenfreude," the thrill we get when we see someone else's misfortune. It's why we laugh when we someone slip on the ice, or why "America's Funniest Home Videos" is still on the air and showing an endless clip of men getting hit in the groin.
I'm not proud of it, but right now I'm feeling it.
And liking it.
And hoping it continues.