Lets not make a federal case out of this. Nearly all of us have heard someone say something like this at one time or another. And it used to mean something. Not anymore.
It is alleged that Hillary Clinton won a popular vote majority. Therefore, if the nation were not burdened with the antiquated Electoral College, anguished and freaked-out Americans whine, she, instead of Donald Trump, would be the next president of the United States.
They never learn.