Yet damage was done to Mrs. Clinton. Not only did it do damage to her campaign, but it added to the hyperbolic maelstrom of malcontent from the Republican camp. Already there is scurrilous and wild talk of impeaching a new President Hillary Clinton, despite a total lack of any high crimes or misdemeanors.
It looks like this is the kind of scathing take-no-prisoners approach to politics from Republicans which we may have to endure after the election. Yet, it is completely unnecessary.