Turned out a Saudi hit squad was responsible for killing Jamal Khashoggi, according to the Turkish government. This is bad for a few reasons: A) killing anyone is a vile and tragic act B) Trump’s been pretty cozy with the Saudi’s lately and C) Saudi Arabia is a country that isn’t making empty gestures when it calls journalists “enemies of the people.”

Hurricane Michael made landfall on the Florida panhandle with an astonishing 155 mph winds. That makes Michael a category 5 storm and the strongest hurricane to hit the US since 1992. For reference points, Hurricane Florence was a category 1. Sandy was a category 3. Katrina was a category 5. Send positive vibes to the afflicted today, then send food and clothing donations tomorrow.

As if responding to the day’s bad vibes, the Dow dropped 600 points.