The lesson of the last year in British politics is pretty simple. If you’re in charge, don’t call for an election. WaPo on Theresa May’s somewhat disastrous day at the polls: “As was the case with the spectacular fall of David Cameron, her Conservative predecessor who resigned after losing the Brexit vote he had initiated, May’s wound is self-inflicted.”

+ Slate: What the Heck Just Happened in Britain?

+ Vox: 3 winners and 4 losers from the stunning UK election