This is truly horrifying.
If the presidential election were held today, according to Five Thirty Eight's political poll guru Nate Silver, Donald Trump would actually become America's next President.
As scary as that sounds, it's true — if the election were held today, Trump would defeat Hillary Clinton, win the Presidency, and promptly destroy civilization as we know it probably, who knows like two hours after he got the job.
But as scary as this news may be, it doesn't really tell the whole story.
On Monday morning, Silver tweeted out the following electoral map — as it stands today, specifically (Silver calls it the "now-cast") — with Trump having a 57.5% chance of winning the election to Clinton's 42.5% (below):