During the presidential campaign Trump constantly screamed to his crowds that the election was rigged. The conventional wisdom was that he was saying this as he knew he was going to lose and needed an excuse. But his was anything but a conventional campaign. Turns out he may have known that it was rigged — in his favor. Certainly the voter suppression had a lot to do with his wins in swing states. But if claims about election rigging implies that he was complicit with the Russian hacking, electoral politics in America is in a very dark place.