... what with the contenders for the Republican nomination for president going at each other like sweat hogs in a mud wrestling pit ... I'll pause for that imagery to work its way through ...
But here's the reality that you need to wrap your brains around:
If Obama can't win in one of the most liberal states in the land, what chance does he have in the sane parts of the country?
Survey USA poll in Washington demonstrates Obama weakness in general election
That's Washington the state, not Washington D.C..
Smile while you can. You folks are in big trouble.