13 Election Anxiety Memes & Jokes That Describe How America Is Feeling Right Now
No matter who you’re voting for this year, watching the election results roll in is extremely stressful. After standing in line to vote or mailing in your ballot way before Nov. 8, you’ve done all that you can do. Knowing that the election is out of your hands is bringing immense restlessness to Americans everywhere, but these memes about anxiety on election night should at least help you feel a little better, because you’re definitely not alone.
The polls officially closed at 7 p.m. on Nov. 8, and since then, the numbers have been slowly rolling in. At the time of publication, Donald Trump had won seven states and Hillary Clinton had won five, according to the NY Times. But, nothing is final as of yet, and the race to find out who will be the next President of the United States is still very much on!
If you’re feeling pretty stressed right about now, you’re not the only one. Just see how people are reacting to the results online to ease your pain, if only a little bit. And remember, this too shall pass. Soon enough, an announcement about our next president will be made. Just hang in there!
1. Nail Biting
I feel you, Kermit!
2. It's About To Go Down
3. Get Out That Frustration
Shake it out, punch it out, whatever you have to do.
4. Oh, Canada
Got your bags packed already?
5. Vote Vader
Hey, look on the bright side. At least the campaigning is over.
Yep, that pretty much sums it up.
This is everyone in America right now.
This whole process is a massive headache for everyone involved.
9. Count On Kanye
There's always a Kanye presidency to look forward to.
10. Celebration Dance
Who's ready for the point in the evening when we can all celebrate?
11. Nervous Habit
This is cause for nail-biting if there ever were one.
12. Is It Over Yet?
Are we there yet? Is it done? Can I look now?
Food makes everything better.
Find a way to cope! You can do it!