Ever since Donald Trump took office, tweets like this have been increasingly evergreen:

With it becoming possible that Nancy Pelosi could send the articles of impeachment over to the Senate, pretty much everybody knows what would happen then. However, Politico presented this “analysis” in case anybody hasn’t yet gotten the memo from Captain Obvious:

All the research for that analysis must have taken several… seconds.

There’s “what everybody knows” and what Democrats and the mainstream media are hoping for, and the two don’t always go hand-in-hand.