It’s been percolating about “prog” social media lately – the notion that Trump, should he lose the election, wouldn’t relinquish office.
Never mind how, or whether it’s remotely plausible. All that is necessary for the left-wing noise machine is to get the chatters chattering.
But as to “why would they be spreading such palpable poppycock?”
If you’re a regular reader, you know Berg’s Seventh Law.
And if you know Berg’s Seventh Law, you already have your answer.