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Barack Obama at his victory rally in Chicago (photo: WCHI News)

Prospect picks the best responses to the US election. We’ll be updating throughout the week.

1. A victory for Obama and Obama’s America by John Cassidy (The New Yorker)

Cassidy has been on fire throughout this campaign and he’s not stopping now.

“Hang on a minute, y’all. Who knows what the future holds? For now, let’s take the measure of what has happened, which is historic enough.”

2. The Republicans bet everything, and Obama won it…

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