10/09/2012 07:14 pm ET Updated Oct 09, 2012

How The Hype Became Bigger Than The Presidential Election

Well, it's over. Or almost over, thank God. It looks like Obama will probably win, which I guess is good news, compared to the alternative – a Mitt Romney presidency would have felt like four straight years of waking up with a naked Lloyd Blankfein sitting on your face. But it's not so much the result that matters – it's the quiet.

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