Johnson consistently captures around 10% of 2016 presidential polling. What could polling respondents find appealing in a candidate who with each public appearance seems to have further devolved into the world of zany, weird and bizarre? Could it be he serves as a protest vote against Clinton and Trump? Could his very public affinity for the "weed" generate such consistent polling? The answer isn't easy to pinpoint, but rest assured the Johnson supporters represent a segment of potential voters who are appreciably outside the scope of responsible.
Let's run through three recent instances of Johnson as one who seems to have lost a great deal of cognitive acuity or one who may even appear intoxicated while trying to appear rational on camera.
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Truly outside the realm of normal adult behavior.
Another case of 'dead brain cells' syndrome manifesting as Johnson was asked about climate change. The Sun will do it!
The encore performance: "Aleppo." A case of clear mental failure for a person who seeks to become the leader of the most powerful nation on Earth. Is it possible Johnson occupies himself in ways which do not include in concern about current events? The US has a vested interest in the war in Syria and Iraq; a war (from a US perspective against ISIS. How it is possible Johnson allowed himself to exist in such an uninformed state? How can he allow himself to influence the fall elections when he so clearly operates with an elevator which doesn't go all the way to the top.
Is your vote in safe hands?
Inquisitor's five positions of Gary Johnson. There are actually many more positions which should frighten liberal and progressive America.