Ready To Pop

A reader writes:

I know national politics is your bread and butter, but after weeks of feverish analysis in the industrial-punditry complex over what would happen in the midterms, and now with feverish 24-7 analysis over what the election meant and what will happen next, I'm so. sick. of. politics. A little breather would be wonderful.

Breather above. And it's nearly the weekend.