The Electoral College is a civic abomination

This system is infernally unjust. How can anyone defend it with a straight face?

An electoral college map.
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The Electoral College is an abomination. It's long past time we abolished it.

The Electoral College was a dumb idea when it was first proposed. Today, it's the Constitution's most egregious affront to elementary fairness. In a just and properly functioning political system, it would be eliminated without delay or regret.

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