No, we shouldn’t be treating Evan McMullin as a serious candidate

“It’s never too late to do the right thing.” So says long-shot independent candidate Evan McMullin on his campaign website. Yet it’s pretty obvious that sometimes it is too late. He announced a bid for president on August 8 after missing the filing deadline for ballot access in 21 states and having less than a month in 18 more. To date, the only states where he has ballot access are Utah, Colorado, and Minnesota. There’s no huge financial backer funding a media blitz to make up for lost time or provide any…

Why #NeverTrump and #NeverHillary are the only sane choices

Fellow Republicans, you know that Trump is an unmoored and unhinged authoritarian. He is a racist and a bigot, two words I rarely use to describe anyone. He thrives on his ignorance and crass machismo that appeals to the basest elements of society. Trump is the ultimate dudebro candidate, bragging about his sexual prowess, conspicuous consumption, and ability to get supporters to beat up opponents as if this would qualify him for anything other than a season or two of Jersey Shore and a few felony assault convictions. This is a…