Sorry to say, Janet, I suspect that your friends are deriving so much enjoyment wallowing in their hardwired tribal impulses that they don’t give a darn about Trump’s lies and how he is using them.

For many Trump supporters he is like heroin. They know he is harmful in every way, but they get such a fun high from his bad boy routines they just can’t help themselves get off on him.

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

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store