Well, that was fun, wasn’t it? The nation hasn’t had such an exciting October since 1962, when John F. Kennedy and Nikita Khrushchev went nose to nose for 13 days over Russian missiles in Cuba.
WHAT OTHERS SAY: Back from the brink, at least for now
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