The Sneaky Plan to Subvert the Electoral College for the Next Election

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  • borgos beats
    borgos beats 6 hours ago

    giving your electoral college votes to the popular majority is unconstitutional

  • OniGanon
    OniGanon 9 hours ago

    I'm not american so maybe I'm mistaken here but wasn't this thing inspired by the 2016 election? So aren't the states that agreed to this already blue states anyway?

  • Bookswiper
    Bookswiper 10 hours ago

    Sure lets just let california run the country, they totaly havent ruined their own state or anything

  • Oleg Oleg
    Oleg Oleg 10 hours ago

    wow

    I didn't understand a single thing

  • Timothy Chapman
    Timothy Chapman 11 hours ago

    The electoral college does need a couple of revisions:
    1. Each state gets 1 vote regardless of population.
    2. Each state *must* vote according to the popular vote of that state.

  • Isaac Smith
    Isaac Smith 15 hours ago

    Can't wait for the QnA cuz Grey just hit 4 million.

  • Cameron Paczek
    Cameron Paczek 15 hours ago

    What stops a state from repealing their decision to vote with the popular vote at the last minute.

  • A Dog
    A Dog 15 hours ago

    I just noticed that all the states are topless

  • ImTr1pp1nFace
    ImTr1pp1nFace 20 hours ago

    I still say Heinlein had the best idea in Starship Troopers: only citizens can vote, not civilians.
    Would you like to know more?

  • Captain Vietnam
    Captain Vietnam 21 hour ago +1

    "You can't trust the people"
    Looking at the 2016 election
    Good point

  • Joseph Farhat
    Joseph Farhat 21 hour ago

    You forgot to mention that it would only take five states to win the election, California Michigan New York Texas Florida

    • HGRAP1
      HGRAP1 7 hours ago

      Shh, electoral college bad! Regardless of how important it is to run a country as big and diverse as the US

  • just look at the picture

    I kinda love how Grey is rooting for chaos
    I can get behind that

  • GlobalGaming101
    GlobalGaming101 Day ago

    This is an amazing strategy.
    However, I think it could cause a literal civil war. I can see massive unrest as a result.

  • Brandom Castor
    Brandom Castor Day ago

    So our vote doesn’t matter 😂

  • Jacob Adam Grier

    I don't know why anyone would be so against something that protects minority group interests and requires a candidate to win a plurality of groups and a plurality of interests over most of the country. Sure winning over the group with the most individuals is great and all. . aka self destruction for every nation that has tried it. Consider this: The US is the most diverse (actual diversity, not the sjw definition of diversity) nation to ever exist. Nations that were for the most part homogeneous with few differing interests were torn apart by popular vote systems. What do you really think will happen to the US under this type of system? There is a good reason the US is the oldest Constitutionally ruled nation on Earth and the EC is part of that. France Became a Democracy shortly after we won our independence. How many constitutions have they had since then? 16! Each with massive instability, revolution, riots, and ample amounts of death and destruction. . . . Please consider that when you think of abandoning the EC.

    Also the NPV is a dead movement with leftist adoption of the cause.

  • Simon Science
    Simon Science Day ago +1

    Hey... Maybe this is what Godel was talking about when he said there was a loophole i n the US constitution that would let your become dictator/
    take control of the country

  • Heather-Lynne Van Wilde

    I've heard that there's a possible other 'snag' in that interstate agreements, because they cross state borders, have to be approved by Congress, via Article I Section 10 "No State shall, without the Consent of Congress... enter into any Agreement or Compact with another State."
    If so, then there's also the oddity that the Compact could go into affect, but without Congress approving it, would mean that there's no method of enforcing it anyway, because it's invalid.

    • Kristopher Phillips
      Kristopher Phillips 12 hours ago

      Wouldn't the states in the compact have majority vote in both house and Senate though?

  • Quantum Proton
    Quantum Proton Day ago

    You know, I wager that flipping a coin to choose the president would give us the same quality of leadership regardless of what people would have voted for.

  • ben shapiro is my hero

    Direct democracy is bad

  • PN B
    PN B Day ago +1

    I WIsh Brazil had an electoral College, the founding fathers of the US were really smart, foreseeing a scenario where the tyranny of the majority could oppress the real minorities, making it so urban areas could dictate the lives on rural areas, not knowing anything about their issues and needs, taking away their voice and representation entirely.
    Honestly, if such a thing happens it would be better for the US to simply split and remove the U from US.

  • THE_KRAKEN
    THE_KRAKEN Day ago

    1:27 I love how smug New York is, and how Rhode Island is stuck outside.

  • Lord Baelish
    Lord Baelish Day ago

    You know you talk a lot of mad shit about the electoral college when you don't even live in the u.s.

  • UrStax Fetish
    UrStax Fetish 2 days ago

    Do you even own land??
    I died laughing cuz it true xD

  • Shyhalu
    Shyhalu 2 days ago

    LOL....this video is why your account was attacked by the idiots running youtube. The "false flag" was just a warning.

    Literally described what the DNC is trying to do by getting rid of the EC.

  • Shyhalu
    Shyhalu 2 days ago

    The electoral college was made to stop precisely what the open border lunatics are trying to do with illegals. The Democrats of today are attempting to and would happily continue to flood the country with immigrants in exchange for votes - easily overturning any election made by citizens.

    This is why some of the candidates want to get rid of it, its stopped the idiots running states like California (Which has dozens of cities worse than a third world country) into the ground from doing the same with America.
    I say this as a former Democrat, not a republican or conservative - #WalkAway

  • FortuneZero
    FortuneZero 2 days ago

    I see. Its treason then.

  • Belliger1991
    Belliger1991 2 days ago +1

    Wow now the media campagning and impeachment hurry to get it all done before the next election makes a lot more sense

  • Para0234
    Para0234 2 days ago

    A politician once said : "I do not fear dirrect democracy. People will vote as we tell them to."
    So be careful of what you wish, because it might happen to you...

  • SUPERBAD
    SUPERBAD 2 days ago

    because we, the common people, are smart enough and have all the facts we need to make an informed decision on who should run a country. right? we're smarter than the people who have years upon years of experience in politics right guys?

  • Dom G
    Dom G 2 days ago

    I think where people get most confused is that they think we are a democracy and it’s kinda brainwashed into us that we are, even politicians say we are and for presidents. But we are not a democracy we are a republic. The root of evil is mob rule, that’s why they set it up this way. To protect minorities and have the system freely flow between one party and another when we get tired of certain policy’s.

  • andybaldman
    andybaldman 2 days ago

    Why would anyone running this system do something that was fair (like this?)

  • Alexander Chippel
    Alexander Chippel 2 days ago

    Man I can't wait for the elections to become so streamlined we elect people randomly and just kill them when they do things we don't like.

  • Calcifur Gaming
    Calcifur Gaming 2 days ago

    One key problem, You said voting against the populus in your state would be political suicide, but the problem is that the electoral college are not elected officials and can not be held accountable for how they vote.

  • Joshua B
    Joshua B 2 days ago

    Do you even own land?

  • THE ANGRY MARINE
    THE ANGRY MARINE 2 days ago +1

    Okay so you're telling me that the sneaky backdoor puts the popular vote as the deciding vote?
    Considering what the Dems did in the last election and how they want to bring others in to vote for their candidate this is a bad, bad thing to have.

  • SobeCrunkMonster
    SobeCrunkMonster 2 days ago

    im just gonna laugh so hard when we are all dead and doomed

  • Burris Streaming
    Burris Streaming 2 days ago +2

    another communist plan to do away with the constitution just like repealing the 2nd and 1st amendments.

  • Jimnez. 84
    Jimnez. 84 3 days ago +6

    Representation only if you are a land owner?
    I'm starting to really like the original ideals of the founding fathers.
    Englishman out.

  • Scott Lasky
    Scott Lasky 3 days ago

    Best video you've put out in a long time, man - loved it!

  • Jack Herbic
    Jack Herbic 3 days ago +1

    The electoral college was the best idea the founders had

  • MattDTB1
    MattDTB1 3 days ago

    Half way through, but am I the only person that thought, 'why not call it NaPoVIC, rather than NoPoVoInterCo?'

  • valcarni1
    valcarni1 3 days ago

    This is quite silly and undemocratic to the states and gives the federal a lot more power. Just do an amendment to make it popular vote if anything.

  • The Bird of Hermes
    The Bird of Hermes 3 days ago +1

    It's outdated and needs to be removed. Period.

  • Clar Wikk
    Clar Wikk 3 days ago

    The EC is a leftover from the Holy Roman Empire. Let it die.

  • Cinni Minni
    Cinni Minni 3 days ago

    The electorial college is so every STATE has a say in the elections vs just the leftest blue cities riddled with election fraud!

  • Ian Stradian
    Ian Stradian 4 days ago

    The vast number of veterans who would stand up and oppose this subversion of the constitution might make the political figures who might try this, stop and rethink their political future, and the future of their children.

  • Sam King
    Sam King 4 days ago

    I would be hilarious to see this plan backfire on the Democrats, spectacularly, in the coming decades, especially with declining liberal populations, as lefties are producing less and less children. Hope I live to see the day when this happens.

    • Yaboi inLouisiana
      Yaboi inLouisiana 2 days ago

      Generation Y and Z are majority dem. Hispanics, African Americans, and Asians are majority dem. These three populations are growing in the US, whereas Caucasian populations are shrinking. There is a growing educational divide as well. The majority of college grads and those who have postgraduate education are democratic. The number of people in this group is also growing proportionally. The number of unreligious and nonreligious people in the U.S. is also growing. These people mostly identify as dem as well.
      The Christian, Caucasian, Silent and Boomer generations are shrinking proportionately to death, irreligious trends, and immigration. The rural part of the country is also shrinking proportionally as kids move to the city. These are the majority Republican sections of the population.
      I'm sorry to tell you that your dream will not come to pass.

    • Yaboi inLouisiana
      Yaboi inLouisiana 2 days ago

      Uhh

  • Pasan Manawadu
    Pasan Manawadu 4 days ago

    Very sneaky indeed

  • TheHumanFlag
    TheHumanFlag 4 days ago

    Colorado debating on signing the petition is a good example of how we have changed from red state to battleground and now that we’ve moved over to blue we want to join the popular vote. Idk what this means or how this answers any questions but it’s interesting.

  • ColtonSuper Game
    ColtonSuper Game 4 days ago

    This sounds like a great way to start a civil war. If history has taught us anything, people don't like change, so this is a terrible idea. Plus direct democracy is bad, it's how you get socialism to rise up in a country, and we all know what happens to socialist countries.

  • Austin Felice
    Austin Felice 4 days ago

    The Electoral College prevents the uneducated mobs from destroying everything.

  • Zach D.
    Zach D. 4 days ago +1

    Step 1 to have tyranny of the masses, nearly complete. I wonder what step 2 is

  • Kinglink Reviews
    Kinglink Reviews 4 days ago +2

    "Sometimes a president will be elected with a minority of the popular vote!" "Well obviously because we'll have multiple candidates running each with solid positions who compete against each other." "Oh..... ummm... about that."
    That being said I enjoy the fact that you start this by explaining the point of the Electoral College without mindlessly parroting the same BS people use to complain about it.
    Also lovely to see the exactly the problem with this plan, can't wait til some state betrays this.

  • Joseph Serra
    Joseph Serra 4 days ago +1

    I love how Rhode Island is peering through a window during the Constitutional Convention.

  • Jarrod
    Jarrod 4 days ago

    What's the point? All you are voting for is social policies. Anything important that the government does happens behind very boring sounding bills that get passed through at midnight by lame ducks. Somebody needs to tell me where they got the right to tell me what to do in the first place...

  • Jilk
    Jilk 4 days ago

    I like how Grey provides both sides of the argument here.
    You can hypothetically have a President say “Fuck this state in particular and everyone who lives there,” lose in that state in a landslide, win the nationwide popular vote, and have the state be forced into voting for a president that has a grudge against it.

    • Quintinohthree
      Quintinohthree 4 days ago

      Of course with the popular vote being the deciding factor it's much less likely that such a thing would happen because losing a state by a landslide over a minor loss hurts your chances substantially, whereas it makes no difference in the winner-takes-all system. Yes, your state's electors may sometimes have to vote for a candidate your state doesn't particularly like, but at least each candidate will want to make your state like them as much as possible even in those cases.

  • Mechazoid5116
    Mechazoid5116 5 days ago

    Hm maybe lets not remove the one thing making it so only 3 states control everything? Instead make every state worth 1 point in the EC. Popular vote doesnt matter when its only a tiny bit of the actual nation in terms of culture and life style.

  • Jimmy Day
    Jimmy Day 5 days ago +1

    Easier to just cheat a win in slim margin swing states, that's the plan for 2020

    • Jsmes Wagner
      Jsmes Wagner 2 days ago

      Or send the homeless to the swing states and take the state over.

  • Inebriatd
    Inebriatd 5 days ago

    The sad part about this is that you can give Democrats the cheats to win yet they'll still trip over themselves & fail miserably.
    EVERY chance they had to overturn things in their favor resulted in exposing themselves or eating each other.
    Democrats are the Team Rocket Jesse & James of politics.

  • Robofool Studios
    Robofool Studios 5 days ago

    Civil Fuvking War, you absolute asshilic nimrods !