Eric Hoffer in his book of the last century, The True Believer, said it best when he wrote: “Men pray no so much for their daily bread as they do for their daily deception.” Trump, the super con man, is the ultimate answer to their prayers. In other words those who see little value in their own lives cling tenaciously to the absurd.

Jim Ridgway, Jr. military writer — author of the American Civil War classic, “Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis.” Christmas gift, yes!

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