#NotMyPresident trending among sad, angry progressives

The hashtag #NotMyPresident has been trending on Twitter since early this morning. It’s exactly what it sounds like: a bunch of shocked Democrats vowing not to live in reality anymore. Things are so bad that MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow felt the need to reassure viewers they had not died and gone to hell:

“You’re awake, by the way. You’re not having a terrible, terrible dream. Also, you’re not dead and you haven’t gone to hell. This is our life now.” But not everyone can accept it…





Some of these folks veer off into violent delusions:

And some people are comparing today to the worst terror attack in U.S. history:


I think this was in earnest:

I hope it’s not quite that bad. C’mon progressives, pull yourselves together.