15 Famous First-Time Voters Who are as Shocked as You are About the Election
On November 8, 2016, history was made: It marked the first time that a woman was able to be elected President, the first time people could VOTE for a female President. However, in a shocking turn of events, the outcome of Election Day 2016 did NOT lead to the United States’ first non-male President.
Despite Hillary Clinton, apparently, clinching the popular vote (the votes are currently still being tallied), Donald Trump won the election because of the electoral college. Quite reminiscent of 2000 (Al Gore vs. George W. Bush), huh? Needless to say, the country is collectively dumbfounded by the news.
The news is especially disheartening for many first-time voters. This is their first election, and a great amount of people were hoping for a different outcome. Here are 15 famous first-timer females who are as shocked as we expect you are about the election: