The superdelegate sh*tshow: Watch Samantha Bee perfectly unravel the baffling and ridiculous system

"If they wanted, they could use a sorting hat to pick their nominees," Bee says

Published April 12, 2016 1:28PM (EDT)

"Full Frontal" host Samantha Bee Monday night returned from a two-weeks-long hiatus to define superdelegates.

"First of all, political parties aren't the government, they're semi-private clubs," Bee explained. "If they wanted, they could use a sorting hat to pick their nominees."

"Superdelegates' only job is to act in the best interest of the party," she continued. "That's why they have never tried to override the will of the voters. Not because they care about us — they don't. But because pissing off the voters is bad for their party"

Which is why, "If Bernie gets more votes than Hillary, her superdelegates will drop her faster than she drops her fake Southern accent the second she leaves South Carolina."

Watch the full segment below:

By Brendan Gauthier

Brendan Gauthier is a freelance writer.

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