Before we get completely carried away by the latest on Donald Trump's mouth and Hillary Clinton's server, can we pause for just a moment?
The White House race for 2016 is plenty interesting, but it's not even 2016 yet. We take a look back, revisiting an earlier interview with Washington Post Chief Correspondent Dan Balz.
He is the author of Collision 2012, a book about the internal workings of the campaigns in the last presidential election.
Remember Obama-Romney and the greatest hits of that race?
We'll turn the clock back to September of 2013 for Dan Balz's post-mortem on the campaign.