... so to speak. He definitely kept me sane (in this one area), especially after the 1st debate. (Which I followed through the very UN-reassuring threads on DU, since I was too nervous to actually watch it.) I was surprisingly (for me) not-entirely-bat shit-crazy-with-anxiety on the 6th. (All courtesy of Sam and Nate.) I'm so accustomed to checking his site a million times a day (to walk myself back from the edge) that I still do it automatically.