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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