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Illogical

Here's what I read in November by Ben Werdmüller (werd.io) New data makes it clear: Nonvoters handed Trump the presidency. Even if you hate the eventual candidate, if you have the ability, please vote in 2020. By this illogic, those of us who voted for other parties are also to blame. What utter shite! In 2016 the two major parties gave us Trump.  The truth is, "None of the above" was the principled vote.  I voted Green Party. In 2020, we…

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"It would only be a problem if we won"

( ) Most presidential candidates spend their entire careers, if not their lives from adolescence, preparing for the role. They rise up the ladder of elected offices, perfect a public face, and prepare themselves to win and to govern. The Trump calculation, quite a conscious one, was different. The candidate and his top lieutenants believed they could get all the benefits of almost becoming president without having to change their behavior or their worldview one whit. Almost everybody on the…

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