Sadly, yes. As a result, we contend with an unbridled corruption -- not just in the sense of illegal behavior, but also in the sense of decay and decomposition. We are a nation rotting from within. And finally, finally, maybe, we’ve had enough. Finally, finally, maybe this attempt to induce a foreign power to meddle in an American election is the bridge too far, the Rubicon crossed, the straw that broke the donkey’s back. Maybe — dare we hope? — the elephant’s too.