Way, way, back last November, I blogged that...
is a realistic, if slim, possibility that Democrats could hold all six New
England governorships come January 2011. According to my extensive research --
OK, scrolling through Wikipedia, mostly -- I believe this would be the first
time that has happened ever, in the 200+ years of the party (including
when it was called the Democratic-Republican Party).
So, it's certainly easy to imagine Maine, Massachusetts, and Vermont all going Republican, making a 3-3 split like Barbour and Douglas predict. But it's also easy to imagine a Democratic sweep -- at least, at this distance.