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It’s Okay to Be a Sore Winner

Never let Trump supporters forget what kind of man they voted for

A young girl wearing face mask sits on top of her dad’s shoulders at a protest, holding a sign that says “TRUMP IS OVER.”
A demonstration at the Black Lives Matter Plaza in front of the White House on November 6. Photo: Samuel Corum/Getty Images

As Donald Trump loses the presidency — kicking and screaming like a dictatorial toddler — there will be calls for Democrats to take the high road and be gracious and kind winners. Please ignore that advice. Good sportsmanship is for soccer games and high school debate…

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Jessica Valenti

Jessica Valenti

Feminist author & columnist. Native NYer, pasta enthusiast.

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