An RNC insider, who requested anonymity, told NBC that altering convention rules to stop Trump would be a disaster. “Change the rules drastically you will have a problem. You want to have World War III and destroy the party?” It’s going to be a disaster, yes. The RNC can still choose which kind.Trump cannot win. He cannot win. Once more with feeling: he will not be President. The primary voters have lined up behind the only person with a higher disapproval rating than Hillary. He talks to everybody like they're in fourth grade and insults anybody who disagrees with him. He has no policy depth and no temperament for the office. He must be stopped.
So, yes, gather the men in the smoky back-room and pull a Torricelli. Between the chaos of a splintered Republican party and certain defeat, I chose the former.
In other news, the British Natural Environmental Research Council asked Brits to name their research boat and the runaway favorite is "Boaty McBoatface." The Council will almost certainly override this poor choice because sometimes democracy is for suckers.
Extra - New Geography: "Farewell, Grand Old Party."