I'm linking now to the election map that was provided by c-span. One can go to an individual state, click on it, and get the exact counts per candidate for that state. I have done so for a few states and will post them to illustrate the damage done by third-party candidates (screen shots taken from c-span). Some of their adherents refuse to acknowledge simple laws of arithmetic; now they cannot ignore the reality before their eyes.
Had this been the situation in more states, we might well be looking at a more bleak future for the United States, as well as western civilization as a whole. I said in my post on Friday that had this been the case this past Tuesday evening that the #nevertrump crowd might well have to answer for blood on their hands. On Tuesday evening, God had mercy on the United States.
I know some of you are going to whine about this post, asking why we can't just "kiss and make up". It's very simple; if we don't learn from history we will repeat it - and the next history lesson can well be bitterly devastating. Even now on facebook some foolish holdouts are still waxing cynical about Trump, seemingly oblivious to the catastrophe just averted. It
Besides the ones who said they wouldn't vote for Trump, there are actually those who stated their intentions to vote for Hillary (see last week's post). If they are reading this, they know who they are. To those individuals - please be advised that as far as I'm concerned, any
I promised a word about Virginia's situation. The total of third-party candidates doesn't quite amount to the difference between Trump and Hillary. However, recall that back in April, Governor McAuliffe, by executive fiat, restored voting rights to more than 200 thousand convicted felons. Recalling that McAuliffe was once chair of the DNC, we can guess for whom