On Monday, the nineteenth of December, the Electoral College will register its votes. Many on the Left have staked their hopes on “faithless electors” denying Donald Trump the presidency. (Yes, this is really where we’ve got to in America, folks. Please fasten your seat belts.)
Leaving aside the seismic social consequences of such a thing –let’s just say that a reversal of the election might lead to some unpleasantness — it isn’t going to happen. Jeff Greenfield explains, here.