If one short year ago you’d told me I’d ever by typing that headline in a non-snarky, non-ironic way, I would probably have laughed on your face.
Anyway, it is over. Or it is starting.
The Congress has just confirmed the votes of the Electoral College and Donald Trump is the president.
Earlier today I posted on a scheme to challenge the electoral vote because some shadowy and secretive left wing group had collected information it claimed invalidated the credentials of more than 50 GOP electors.
In the end, no one had the stomach for a nasty and, for the Democrats, losing fight
Trump's presidential victory is about to be certified by the Electoral College on the House floor. Trump 304, Clinton 227
— John Bresnahan (@BresPolitico) January 6, 2017
Biden at electoral vote counting as three Democrats raise objections: "It's over."
Paul Ryan is seen laughing behind.
— Rebecca Shabad (@RebeccaShabad) January 6, 2017
Faith Spotted Eagle gets certified as receiving 1 electoral vote from WA. Crowds laughs at all the VP votes.
— John Bradshaw (@JBLuvsCeltic) January 6, 2017
Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), who has a noble record, makes herself look foolish by interrupting the electoral vote count to scream about Russia.
— Michael Tracey (@mtracey) January 6, 2017
Barbara Lee? Noble? Hahahahaha!!
Watching Vice President Biden shut down debate in the electoral college certification is the best thing ever. #electoralvote
— Aaron Kidd (@akiddwv) January 6, 2017
What comes next? Who the hell knows. After last year I’m fresh out of predictions or ideas.