"Yesterday the voters spoke. We prevailed," Coleman said Wednesday at a news conference. He noted Franken could opt to waive the recount.
"It's up to him whether such a step is worth the tax dollars it will take to conduct," Coleman said, telling reporters he would "step back" if he were in Franken's position...
Coleman said he'd hoped that "the healing process would begin today," but indicated he would nonetheless begin preparations for a second term.
You know what's coming, don't you?
Franken Lawyer: Al Won; Coleman Legal Spokesman: We'll Appeal
Did I mention Norm Coleman is a douchebag? Yeah, I'm pretty sure I mentioned that.
AFTERSNARK: When even the batshit fucking crazy wingnuts are telling you to pull the plug, that's a bad sign.
OK, THIS IS FUNNY. Wonkette jumps in with both feet, and slaps Twitter upside the head in the process.