The Extinction of the United States of America- A letter to Erik Erickson

Dear Mr. Erickson, Every once in a while I read your opinion about the presidential election and I think of fossils.  You are stuck in the past.  You oppose Trump as if there were some other choice for our country beside Mrs. Clinton.  You appear to believe that we can endure a Clinton presidency and come back from it.  Later on…..  With a better Republican nominee…..  And a better party…. We can’t. You think you are being smart, and you believe you have more insight than the citizens across this country that voted for Donald Trump in historic numbers.  You have failed to grasp that a shift has occurred and it is leaving the past behind.  Many Republicans elected to the US Congress have betrayed the people who elected them to majorities in the House and Senate.   The people have seen their hopes and dreams for those majorities fade and they are taking a new direction. You continue to attempt to degrade the Republican nominee and throw in with the candidates who stood on the stage with Mr. Trump and pledged to support the eventual nominee, only to disgrace themselves by breaking their promise when they did not win. You are denying the existence of the revolution that is occurring around you .  Trump was not my first choice, but his election is the last hope for me to see some restoration of our former country in my lifetime.  I serve in the Missouri House of Representatives as a very conservative Republican and your blog makes me sad, not Mr. Trump.   You are too far entrenched in your...