A diarist at Daily Kos has the clearest view of anything I’ve read. In case you don’t get it, these people are imune to persuasion. Optimism in the face of this is not easy for me. Not at all.

This is not about Republicans or Democrats.

This is not about the war.

This is not about the economy.

This is not even about counting the votes.

This is the final step in the 20-year creeping coup by the theocrats, the Dominionists.

Read the rest.