Editorial: Trump vs. democracy: His reckless proclamation of victory

President Donald Trump — he’ll have that title at least until Jan. 20, we pray, and not beyond — was his dangerous, mendacious, reckless, strongman-aping self at 2:20 a.m. ET Wednesday morning, as he proclaimed to the nation, “Frankly, we did win this election.” That is not a hopeful prediction. It is a lie, another in his endless list of falsehoods. Trump could prevail over Joe Biden when the remaining states are resolved, but that hasn’t happened yet.Unlike the Bush-Gore contest in 2000, this time there are five Floridas: Georgia, Michigan, Wisconsin, North Carolina and Pennsylvania. Also un…

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