… So what sort of president will we see in 2016? One might be tempted to say a healer, a compromiser, a unifier or less of an ideologue. If the next four are as conflict-ridden as I believe they are certain to be, we might collectively be seeking some relief in the form of a peacemaker.
That might be true if there were no primaries to nominate standard-bearers from each party, but there are still going to be conventions, and that’s where things might get tricky. [cont.]