All the OTHER elections are more or less democratic.
The PREZ however is not and never was. It’s designed to protect the process against popular people taking it over.
isn’t wrong here. The DNC and the GOP have the right and ability to decide who we can choose from.
GENERALLY, they match up. What the people want in the primaries, generally becomes who they stick in there.
But not always. I’ve been through a number of election cycles (I’m 44) and I’ve watched some REAL surprises show up on the ticket in July.
It’s a masterful illusion. I don’t think it’s _quite_ as illuminati as you say Kiler, but it’s much closer to that than it is a ‘purely democratic process’.
Doesn’t bother me though. Checks n Balances makes sure nothing REALLY ever gets accomplished, ‘cept for war of course. We like war being merika and all