Discussing the impact of third party presidential campaigns, the libertarian presidential candidates Governors Gary Johnson and Bill Weld, and the recent history of the Republican Party which has left an opening for third party challengers.
In two recent cases (one with a business partner, another with a client), in email after email, I could not impress upon the other party how important getting on the phone was to getting an issue resolved. Even though each message I sent implored them to call me, or tell me when I could call them, they ignored the request and continued to try to go back and forth on quite complicated topics. No matter how carefully I responded, this repeatedly caused misunderstandings. In the end, both conversations were resolved with a short phone call but only after hours of typing. This was a massive waste of time and more importantly, in both cases, entailed possibly damaging confusion.
Addressing populism, the Trump presidential campaign, and the importance of a national political party which genuinely represents classical liberal, limited, constitutional government.