Reply to post: Re: Easily solved @Mooseman

Hubble 'scope camera breaks down amid US govt shutdown, forcing boffins to fix it for free

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Re: Easily solved @Mooseman

Well, she won the popular vote by a margin of 3 million. So, yes.

The popular vote is an irrelevance and you and others who raise it betray their ignorance of how the American political system works.

It was designed this way by the founding fathers to avoid a situation in which an individual or elite group could capture one or two large population centres and end up dominating the politics of the entire country. None of the sparsely states would've agreed to form the union had this clause not been in place.

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