To understand the 2017 result, you need to understand the 2015 one.
And three other things we learned today.
Melania Trump's recent defence of her husband's indefensible comments, shows why a Cinton victory is vital.
Delaying the decision on Heathrow may have delayed the end of Goldsmith's political career.
The NS politics team look back to the shock result of 2015.
Despite the fallout from the lewd tape of sexual remarks, the Republican candidate came out fighting.
It would be wrong to hope that either domestic or international checks and balances will constrain Trump abroad. Geopolitically, the result would be unpredictable – at best.
The US white working class fights back.
The crushed Liberals are doing particularly well in areas that voted Conservative in 2015 - and Remain in 2016.
Cutting the number of MPs will also lose independent-minded backbenchers.
Ukip's most successful leader bows out.
The Zombie PM
The doomed premiership of Theresa May