Why Kanye West and other third-party candidates always had bad luck in presidential elections?

Kanye West ran for President in 2020 as the nominee of “Birthday Party.” | Photo by Toa Heftiba on Unsplash

Kanye West, presidential nominee of “Birthday Party,” collected 60,000 votes out of an estimated total of 160 million. In his four months campaign, the Grammy Award-winning rapper has failed to complete some “necessary” tasks of winning - such as collecting thousands of signatures to have his name on the ballot (his name appeared…

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Xiaodong Fang

Xiaodong Fang

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