Catch of the Day: Ignore Third-Party Distractions

They do best when an unpopular president is running for re-election, but they never win.
Jon Huntsman may be talking to supporters about a presidential run as an independent.

The Catch goes to Brendan Nyhan, who uses rumors of a Jon Huntsman third-party presidential run to point out that the mediaalways hypes such candidates, even though third-party or independent contenders can't win.

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