Democrats lost, Republicans gained. Call it what you want: a tsunami, earthquake, or good old voter anger/rage. After being flogged by pundit's hyper-speculation on what this election "meant," here are some more grounded opinions: Eric McGhee's interesting analysis of how controversial votes in Congress affected Democrats on Nov. 2nd.
Was saving the economy a political liability to Obama?
John Sides gives some perspective where and why Democrats lost.
Seth Masket has an interesting post on growing partisan swings in midterm elections.