by Ed Morrissey
"Most people couldn't wait for the grueling, nasty, seemingly
interminable 2016 election to end. Jill Stein wants to keep it going.
And she's willing to waste a lot of money, time, and attention to do so.
Like a bad actor that insists on one last curtain call after the
audience has headed for the exits, the Green Party nominee seems to
stubbornly believe in her relevance even after the election demonstrated
its non-existence beyond any doubt.
"Stein's demand for recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania
demonstrates arrogance bordering on parody. Stein didn't lose the
election so much as she disappeared in it. More than 134 million ballots
have been counted
so far. Stein received fewer than 1.5 million of them. That's barely a
percentage point of the overall popular vote. Libertarian Party nominee
Gary Johnson garnered more than 4 million votes, while the two
major-party nominees scored between 62 and 65 million votes each."
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