How Republicans can get more than 1%


The Arizona Republic has been getting death threats since its conservative editorial board endorsed Mrs. Clinton. You can read about it here.

What’s going on?

Just this. For the last 100 years, the Republicans have been using pseudo-issues to win elections. It just turns out that poor uneducated whites will vote against their own economic best interests if they know that others (minorities and women) will be hurt.

Once again, I have to bring up this study:

Also, nearby or visible poverty makes us happier:

And, by the way, this happiness is real (biological) euphoria:

Conversely, nearby wealth makes us depressed:

And here is another. It turns out that no less than 50% of humanity belongs in the Basket of Deplorables. Fifty percent. Exactly Trump’s voting demographic.