The great Douglas Adams saw it all in advance. I saw this on imgur this morning.
Very relevant excerpt from The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Amazing. No explanation needed. It is a hilariously, deliriously, depressing LOL reality. You know it. The lizard voters know it. The slimy, scaly lizards know it.
2016 is the year we prove every absurd thing to be totally true. hooray.