put together a bipartisan screening committee
Let’s Find a Better Way to Elect Our President
T. Boone Pickens

Well, that is thinking BIG! Given that the parties can’t even agree on the simple fact that the (sitting, not next) president nominates, and together with the senate, appoints supreme court justices, this is in fact a big idea.

I don’t have a solution either, but I wouldn’t look to the parties nor the media for one. Both continue to prove that they are more part of the problem than the solution.