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Well, it’s finally over, and with very few surprises. The much-touted Blue Wave caused barely a ripple regardless of desperately defensive Monday morning quarterbacking on the part of disgruntled Dems. Coping mechanism, optimism, escapism? No matter, doesn’t change the outcome.

High-profile career criminals like Cruz and DWS prevailed and can continue to dismantle what’s left of our democracy and dignity.