American Suicide: A Permanent Solution to a Temporary Trump Problem

A common refrain concerning suicide is that it's a permanent solution to a temporary problem.  Suicide is a drastic and permanent solution to a situation that in all likelihood will pass. Amid the fervor of anti-Trump hysteria, there are now 15 states that have either passed legislation or are attempting to pass legislation giving their electoral votes to the winner of the popular vote in the presidential election (1).  These moves no doubt are aimed specifically at defeating President Trump in the upcoming contest. The problem with these moves is that they are a permanent solution to the Left's temporary Trump problem.  While these legislative acts are understood in the present as an effort to beat Trump in the next election, the authors of these bills fail to understand that the move may have long-term consequences that could come back to hurt them.  As Edmund Burke once said, "Wise men will apply their remedies to vices,...(Read Full Article)
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