Take two deadlocked races in a battleground state that Republicans and Democrats alike say will play a huge role in who wins the White House and controls the U.S. Senate.
Blend in a new voter identification law and the possibility of
thousands of additional provisional ballots that won't be counted for
Whip it to a froth with unprecedented political cash supporting
get-out-the-vote efforts and eleventh-hour dirty tricks, and there's
your recipe for a lingering election nightmare.