Video: As the polls open …

I was originally looking for a good sports clip to get us started — but this just seems more appropriate, somehow. Welcome to Accountability Day, where the American electorate passes judgment on their governing class. Every Election Day is a celebration, a reminder that no one rules us as long as those in power have to answer for their actions. And when they grow arrogant and stop listening, well …

Get out and vote. Take someone with you to the polling station. Call your friends and make sure they’re voting today. Release the Kraken.