I guess all that talk about the demise of the Tea Party and, ahem, Governor Palin’s irrelevance was just that: Talk. That and a healthy dose of wishful thinking on the part of the DC Establishment.
Update: With 55% of the votes in, Mourdock is “clinging” to a 20 point lead. My heart bleeds for the Peggy Noonans and Dana Milbanks of the world. Just a few weeks ago a Mourdock victory was considered, at best, highly unlikley. But a blowout like this was considered beyond the realm of possibility. Not anymore.
I thought the Tea Party didn't exist? Surprise surprise surprise!