Electoral College: Prevents The Popular Vote From Invalidating Fairness
The recent November 8th Presidential Election stands to highlight the wisdom of the founding fathers. They put into place a system, whereby smaller geographical (but greater populated areas) could not overwhelm larger geographical (lesser populated) areas of the country.
The following pic is a valuable aid in understanding the function of the Electoral College in its selection of a U.S. President and Vice President. Please also note the 5 minute video after the large picture to further your understanding.
Do You Understand the Electoral College? – youtube.com/watch?v=V6s7jB6-GoU
Source of the above video – PragerU – youtube.com/channel/UCZWlSUNDvCCS1hBiXV0zKcA
Related to the above:
How The US Electoral College Works – uselections.com/how_electoral.htm