complete collection of fear

a little rewriting of history


it changed Nate Silver’s mind

and with some reactions

this is also true

and now, fantasy world needed to compensate I won popular vote too, so there! (his people voted legally, hers not)


and reactions


Ironical, isn’t it

Not just in blue states

almost 4 million Hillary voters in Texas with no voice

and this seems to be true

also, there’s this little bribery matter

A WaPo piece on this

Which brings us to the next point: The question wasn’t really about Trump forfeiting his right to participate in recounts or contest a close result — it often got simplified into “will he or won’t he concede” — but it was really about whether he would concede a race in which the margin wasn’t really close.

Trump himself seemed to grasp that difference. Shortly after saying he wouldn’t commit to accepting the election results at the third presidential debate, he said this at a rally:

Of course I would accept a clear election result, but I would also reserve my right to contest or file a legal challenge in the case of a questionable result.