From the brilliant comments on the ‘The Reign Of Morons Is Here’:

“The heaviest penalty for declining to rule is to be ruled by someone inferior to yourself.”
― Plato, “The Republic”

This is the core issue:

We have elected an ungovernable collection of snake-handlers, Bible-bangers, ignorami, bagmen and outright frauds, a collection so ungovernable that it insists the nation be ungovernable, too. We have elected people to govern us who do not believe in government.