Many ways to map the election. Here are two more that might not be included; the second appears to be of changes from the 2008 election to the 2012 election; that was not clear to me from the text.
I am intrigued by the swath of blue across the Deep South that nobody seems to have said much about. Cities? Concentrations of African-Americans?
Lots of rightwing ideas are now being debunked. Ronald Reagan was maybe not such a nice guy.
One of the better things I've read on what the Republican Party now needs to do, from Zenpundit.