Third parties receive fewer federal subsidies for the presidential election and are forced to raise more of their own money
"Public Funding of Presidential Elections." Federal Election Committee Website.
The Commission on Presidential Debates has standards that are not feasible for third-party candidates to meet
'Third Party Candidates' Mission Impossible.' BU Today.
Link to Original Quora Thread
Outside of Quora Thread: An Lushan >100 years before the fall of Tang
Factionalism was responsible for the fall of China's dynasties
Factionalism was a factor in the fall of the Tang Dynasty
Factionalism was a factor in the fall of the Song Dynasty
Factionalism was a factor in the fall of the Ming Dynasty
An-Lushan rebellion weakened the central bureaucracy
Needs support/cites. The average person was screwed in China from at least 1000AD till 1950.
However, having looked at the Quora thread, I agree there's none there either.
The average person's dissatisfaction and poor living conditions were better predictors of the fall of a dynasty
This appears to be a frequent occurence in Quora's history section