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Election Coverage Withdrawal Begins

Maybe you’re thrilled with the new president this morning — maybe you’re not. Either way, election addiction withdrawal officially starts today.

This election cycle has taken its toll on all of us, for many reasons. Let us wean ourselves carefully, staying hydrated, taking aspirin, and avoiding bright lights as we adjust to the country after Election Day.

Still, most of us will miss some aspect of the campaign. Really.

Not unlike Stockholm syndrome, which causes hostages to empathize with and even miss their evil captors, many of us will miss the 2016 drama, which has held our minds — and the media — captive for the past 16 months or so (though to some it’s felt more like 16 years). Now that it’s all over, the voids begin. – READ MORE