What The Fuck Just Happened Today?

Today's essential guide to the daily shock and awe in national politics. Read in moderation.
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WTF Just Happened Today is a free newsletter, blog, and community that chronicles the daily shock and awe in national politics. It's is produced every morning by hand, updated throughout the day, with a newsletter sent out every afternoon around 3PM PT.

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The spirit of WTF’s attempt to present all of the dumbfuckery in as non-biased a manner as possible is laudable. –Joe D.

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The daily summation of news paints a clear and pointed picture of the morass. By putting together these various - attributed - articles in one concise blog, even someone who graduated at the bottom of his class at the Wharton School could understand the mess we are in. –Bob G.

A shining light in a cave full of shit. –Joe P.