And the recount is over, minus some haggling over 1,350 absentee ballots. However, Sam Stein reports:
Should Franken emerge victorious after the issue of wrongfully rejected absentee ballots is solved, the Coleman campaign has suggested that they will legally appeal the result. That could drag on the process for weeks or months. And, as such, some Minnesota officials — in particular Sen. Amy Klobuchar — have suggested that the state seat the winner on a temporary basis until those lawsuits are settled.
Exciting! But what about Lizard People? Sources tell me they’re very, very sad.
Lizard People: “We’re very ssssssad.”