And nevermind the fact that both Clinton and Trump knew and understood how the system worked and campaigned accordingly. Otherwise, they would have never set foot in places like Iowa and focused all their activities around large population centers.
Agreed, the more the keyboard warriors keep insulting conservatives, the more they'll dig in their heels. I think that has a lot to do with the climate change issue - keep telling people they're stupid, they'll keep giving you the finger.
Seriously - there's no current events that impact how we do linear algebra and diff equations, nor have the concepts changed in hundreds of years. So why the hell aren't we using public domain textbooks?! Well, we all know why, but how do we go about changing the money grab?