Patience. Perspective. Facts.

There is a lot of pontification about the meaning of this election right now. I am seeing it in my text messages, on television, and, of course, on social media.

It’s too premature. Take all the punditry with a grain of salt. Right now it is time to establish the facts of what is happening.

Any historian knows that we can’t talk about meaning without evidence to interpret. Let’s get some perspective here.