I don’t know if there has been as momentous a week in the 8-year history of Legal Insurrection.

Certainly, the election of Obama in 2008 and 20012, the retaking of the House in 2010 and the continuing wave in 2014 were yuge. As was the surprise (except to us) victory of Scott Brown in January 2010 and the Scott Walker Recall victory in 2012. Yet as the key headlines from this week show, this seems somehow yuger in its own way.

The Orange Crush:

“Unhinged” is the word of the week:

You have nothing to fear but fear itself:

Burn, Baby, Burn:

There’s still hope: