#WIrecall: The Wisconsin state election graphic that says it all (UPDATED)
Bask in the afterglow, people, BASK (via @ErickaAndersen):
The graphic was taken from the Huffington Post Election results page, which you can view here
On the more comedic end of things, watch this CNN interview from last night with a Tom Barrett supporter who was in tears, claiming, “democracy died tonight.”
Is it ok to gloat a little (ok – a lot) the day after a hard fought victory? For the politicos involved, not so much (btw, one Senate seat is still being determined, and the Democrat is now barely leading in that recall effort), but for pro-freedom, pro-smaller government types who have been under siege – in some cases literally – by left wing union thugs who were bound and determined to stay on that taxpayer-funded gravy train, YOU BETCHA.
Enjoy the day, peeps. Enjoy it.
Update – 11:00 AM: On the not-so-sunny side of things comes this:
MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Police Department says it’s evaluating threats made against Gov. Scott Walker through social media.
An email from police department spokeswoman Anne Schwartz says all threats are handled seriously and can be a criminal act. It says people cannot assume anonymity via social media while issuing a threat to another’s safety or life. Schwartz declined to elaborate.
Authorities say the Wisconsin Department of Justice’s Division of Criminal Investigation is also looking into the threats. […]