One of the nuttiest notions being mouthed is that if Donald Trump goes to the Republican convention with the most delegates but doesn’t win the nomination, there’ll be street riots.
You know, riots like at the 1968 Democratic convention in Chicago.
Where do we begin with such warped thinking?
There are essentially two conclusions:
First, there’s a lot of delusion out there. Who in their right mind would risk being tear-gassed and billy clubbed because some billionaire blowhard who spews bigotry was denied the presidential nomination by the Party of Lincoln? Hardly anyone.
Or, there are a lot of unstable Republicans headed to Cleveland who have truly lost...