'Obama Week One: Excitement is not Hysteria' TPM Cafe, Nov. 11 2008

➙ According to Anne Applebaum of the Washington Post, the excitement around the world about the election of Barack Obama has reached the point of "mass hysteria." In a piece in today's Washington Post, she says the following:

"Things could get worse, too: Mass hysteria can inspire the world's crazed assassins, as the RFK analogy shows.

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