OK, you can come out now. Election Day is behind us and we seem to have a government. For the candidates and their campaign workers, there was the usual mix of jubilation and heartbreak, but for many of us it was simply a sigh of relief.
Some argue that it is not a good sign that we are celebrating an election because candidates were mostly humble in victory, gracious in defeat, but it is way better than the alternative. It is a welcome step back from the brink where an election lost was an election stolen.