In the late hours of Tuesday night, news broke that Hillary Clinton had lost the presidential race.
The announcement of Donald Trump's newly obtained presidency left many people speechless.
To say the news was polarising would be an understatement of monumental proportions.
This illustration by The New Yorker's Paul Noth about Donald Trump from earlier this year is once more making the rounds online:
This will go down as an all-timer from the New Yorker pic.twitter.com/qRHEahzOIq— James Gordon (@James_J_Gordon) 9 novembre 2016
Cartoonists all over the world marked the shocking victory with illustrations. Here are some of the best:
2.The future looks scary. pic.twitter.com/nsxOjtJJj4— The Greek Analyst (@GreekAnalyst) 9 novembre 2016
3.Not only Clinton lost. pic.twitter.com/yjSpyNl8c4— 变态辣椒 (@remonwangxt) 9 novembre 2016
8.#USelection: Donald #Trump's presidency: lessons for Australia and why it might not be all bad. https://t.co/lwOHNJ9l1q— Financial Review (@FinancialReview) 9 novembre 2016
9.Meanwhile, in 3016...#ElectionDay #Elections2016 #AmericaDecides #USElection2016 #Trump #Clinton #TrumpVsClinton #politics #illustration pic.twitter.com/5VVPuYkLwq— Michael Reilly (@_Monkel_) 9 novembre 2016
10.Good to see my work in @indy100 @Independent #illustration #trump #ripamerica #usaelections2016 #Trumpocalypse https://t.co/uuWmRFjRmy pic.twitter.com/P97CNQMqZY— Ryan Hodge (@ryanhodgedraws) 9 novembre 2016
11.What fresh hell is this. The USA decided #PresidentDrumpf #trump #drumpf #illustration #presidenttrump #USADecides pic.twitter.com/M5wMjGxjww— Emma Russell (@EmmaRusset) 9 novembre 2016
12.Good Morning America.— Paul Kirby (@paul1kirby) 9 novembre 2016
David Rowe cartoon pic.twitter.com/954hC9owP7
13.America. pic.twitter.com/b9FUZPgO9X— Kevin Maxwell (@kevin_maxwell) 9 novembre 2016