Launches "Hillary Deathwatch" has launched Hillary Deathwatch, "a daily update on Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonOvernight Cybersecurity: Watchdog report dings Clinton server security Bill Clinton gets into lengthy exchange with Sanders supporter Clinton hits Trump with Snapchat filter at Calif. rally MORE's dwindling chances of winning the Democratic nomination."

The Deathwatch opened Thursday, rating Clinton's nomination chances at 12 percent. Slate will update the Deathwatch daily, taking into account factors such as fundraising, political futures, media coverage, and Scranton, Pa. windchill.

Slate bases its assumption that Clinton's chances are "as good as dead" on "the dual reality that 1) Clinton can't close the pledged-delegate gap and

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