Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Daily Trumpeter: Trump at 24% and rising, and here's why.

AZBlueMeanie at B4AZ nails it.

Trump claims the outsidership and thus plays to the ani-gummint rage in the Republican ranks. Quoting from Christofer Ingraham in the Washington Post:

... observers [are] scratching their heads and asking: what do people see in the guy?

A lot, as it turns out. On a recent trip to rural Upstate New York I was surprised by the intensity of support for Trump among friends and family members I talked to. In many cases, their support for Trump boiled down to a simple fact: they were angry.

BlueMeanie continues.

Wishing "The Donald" away will not make it happen. The conservative media entertainment complex which dishes out a daily dose of fear, anger and hatred for "the others" while simultaneously engendering a sense of victimization (and solidarity) among the haters for holding their views has created a natural constituency for a media-savvy demagogue like "The Donald."

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