Some people become legends by winning, and some people become legends by quitting.
At least, that’s what John Oliver hopes will happen with Donald Trump.
On Last Week Tonight, the host presented a plan to help seal Trump’s place in history, not as the bright orange, toupeed demagogue, but as a powerful outsider who created a entire campaign entirely engineered to expose the deep flaws in our political system.
Not only would Trump never be president, we might actually get some policy change out of it.
“Just think about how triumphant it would feel to say on national television: ‘I openly ran on a platform of impossibly ignorant proposals steeped in racial bigotry and nobody stopped me,'” Oliver said. Read more…