NY Times, Sane People Struggle To Understand Donald Trump’s Appeal: Gothamist

Donald Trump is a racist, sexist hypocrite who doesn’t understand the economy (or basic math) and probably doesn’t have anything resembling an inner life—but the man sure can put on a good show! Good enough that thousands of people who get off on the xenophobic, hate-filled subtext of his blathering will pack half a stadium to watch his combover blow in the wind. Which leaves one question for the sane among us: why is a television punchline appealing to people now?

via NY Times, Sane People Struggle To Understand Donald Trump’s Appeal: Gothamist.