The case against voting for Hillary is that it is like taking a serum that might kill you before effecting a cure. Whether you accept such a serum depends on how risky you believe it would be. Are the odds 50-50 that it will cure you before it kills you, or more like 1-99? The case for voting for Trump is the belief that he may buy time and in that time something good may happen.
The probabilities are ultimately unknown. Each person must ultimately weigh the probabilities himself -- and choose. America is in a place of great peril because it made bad choices in the past. Now it must take a chance if it is to win redemption. Nothing is guaranteed. The choice in 2016 is ultimately one of calculated risk, which Nimitz famously defined as accepting loss for likelihood of greater gain. But don't worry. Remember that however bad the odds are, that means there's a chance.
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