As part of our election coverage, we asked 18 of our writers for their snap judgments on last night’s outcome. You can read the whole symposium here, or visit individual items via the links below:

Doug Bandow | Jeremy Beer | Austin Bramwell | Peter Brimelow | Reid Buckley | Michael Dougherty | David Franke | Paul Gottfried | Kevin Gutzman | Jeffrey Hart | Philip Jenkins | Christopher Manion | Eric Margolis | Scott McConnell | Sheldon Richman | John Schwenkler | Kelley Vlahos | John Walsh

Be sure to check out Jim Antle’s analysis as well — “Gilligan’s Party.”