It’s too early to tell which way the election is going to go, but it looked like it started out strong for Democrats, kind of like 2016. And like in 2016, Democrats are watching in disbelief as that blue wave shrinks as the night goes on.

Peter Beinart, contributor to The Atlantic and CNN, says it’s horrifyingly familiar:

Sounds good to us; we don’t remember lying on the floor of the Javits Center vomiting and sobbing.