What I got wrong in 2016

How about "Donald Trump is going to lose to Hillary Clinton," for starters?

Mistakes are bound to be made during a contentious election year.
(Image credit: REUTERS/Carlos Barria)

Covering the 2016 election was the most intellectually challenging thing I've ever done as a writer.

By my count, I wrote 135 columns this year, with 110 of them focused on some aspect of the presidential contest. That would have been difficult during any election year. But of course 2016 wasn't just any election year.

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