The Problem with Third Parties

As we quickly approach the November elections, a number of voters are contemplating a terrible decision: elect a bombastic twat known as Trump or the pathological liar Hillary Clinton as president?  Naturally, a growing number are looking for a third option.  This has prompted supporters of the Libertarian party to gleefully showcase their candidate Gary Johnson as the sane solution to American presidential problems.  And their betting his success at the polls could very well pave the way for the existence of a strong third party.

But there are a few problems that need to be addressed before a third party can be a viable alternative to the GOP and Democrats. Continue reading