For a while there it seemed as though FBI Director James Comey couldn’t do anything right. First he recommended that Hillary Clinton slide immediately after reciting a laundry list of crimes she’d committed, but after a change of heart, he intervened at the last moment and handed the election to Donald Trump in “pretty obvious” fashion.

With that track record, who suspected that Comey was actually the very glue holding together our fragile country? His firing Tuesday by President Trump has plunged the nation into a full-fledged constitutional crisis, according to Sen. Brian Schatz of Hawaii.

A lot of Americans have never been in a full-fledged constitutional crisis before … what’s the procedure? Duck and cover? Emergency protests?

Now we’re getting somewhere …

It’s all straightforward from here:

Maybe … just maybe … the first thing to do is take a deep breath and reconsider the original premise.