by Marc Ambinder and Joshua Green
Can Obama rally the young? Is McCain still a maverick? Are the Clintons finished? Our experts challenge the assumptions that have shaped the campaign.
First Past the Post
A look back at how Atlantic bloggers have covered the election in real time
by Matthew Yglesias
With demography on its side, the emerging Democratic majority is about to arrive.
by Ross Douthat
The GOP's future looks a lot like the Democratic Party's past—the question is, which past?
Schlock and Awe
by Marc Ambinder
Our election blogger's scrapbook: grilling pork, frisking suspects, spinning the press, and other Kodak moments from the campaign trail
We called five historians and political scientists to ask them which presidential election this one most resembles. Here's what they said.
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