FiveThirtyEight’s Nate Silver kicked things off with some observations about GOP campaigning strategy:

An example? The Republican reaction after the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh:

It depends on what your definition of “reaching out” is, as many noted:

Besides, after how the Dems reacted to the Kavanaugh nomination, what kind of “reaching out” would help calm them down?

The number of those with highly selective memories these days is at a record high.