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America is losing its sh*t over the New York Times real-time forecast
America is having an anxiety attack.
Photo via The New York Times
The country’s collective freakout went straight to the economy’s stomach as stock futures and bonds plunged right as the forecast went north of 70 percent in favor of Trump Tuesday evening.
The election projection tool kept tabs on proceedings, but America was just not having it.
We could actually quantify the country’s sense of panic.
The movement of the needle is arbitrary, but, for some reason, it doesn’t make anyone feel much better.
Now we wait.
Molly Stier is the Real-Time Social Editor at the Daily Dot, where she previously covered politics, lifestyle, entertainment, and technology. Her work has also appeared in The Nation magazine.