Please, will the liberals stop complaining--and the conservatives crowing--that this is effectively the end of Obama's presidency? I seem to remember a fellow named Bill Clinton who suffered a crushing defeat on health care and a stunning electoral reversal in 1994, and yet still managed to have a very successful presidency, as these things go. He won't be FDR II. But that was never very likely to begin with.
Colorado is now well into its first year as the first state to legalize recreational marijuana. How's it going? James Hamblin visits Aspen.