…Holly Bailey of Newsweek saying that “everybody” expected the race to tighten by now. Oh, really? Then what of her own magazine’s final poll, which features a 16-point spread in the generic poll in favor of the Democrats? And why is Rahm Emanuel saying he’s scared? This is nonsense. Everybody in Washington has believed the GOP is going to get hammered for months and months now. It may yet happen. But this kind of tush-covering just isn’t cricket.