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During his visit to Scotland, Donald Trump saluted the UK’s exit from the European Union, noting that Scotland was cheering for Brexit. Here’s the thing though, Scotland voted to remain.
A country that is confident in its sensible centrism goes to the polls. The hard right-wing result defies pollsters. The country wakes up to recriminations, fear, regrets on the part of protest voters, and the absolute certainty that we can’t even begin to predict electoral outcomes anymore.
At least 14 people—the death toll is expected to grow—have died during devastating flooding in West Virginia. Thousands have been left without power after severe flash floods swept through the state.