So what had the boss done as the polls were closing, Blitzer asked?
"He played his traditional basketball game with friends and staff," Axelrod said.
Any other election day "superstitions" to note, Blitzer asked.
"One superstition is not claming victory too early," said Axelrod.
Of course, implicit in Axelrod's answer was that it will be victory for Obama tonight. It's just important not to celebrate too soon.
So when does the plus-sized female individual sing? When does the
gambler Maverick fold 'em? When do the networks decide to make a call?