If you're looking for answers to why what happened in last week's elections happened, the early political science perspective is beginning to emerge.
Eric McGhee, Brendan Nyhan and John Sides have a rundown of the elections up at the Boston Review.
And this morning University of Georgia professor of political science, Keith Poole, is hosting a conference with John Petrocik on the 2010 midterms. The event is streaming live here and you can find a program of the day-long event here. [Bob Erikson is speaking right now as a part of the Public Opinion and Elections panel.]