There are two kinds of folks that are entertained by Trump, folks like us who see his danger and folks who can’t tell the difference between entertainment and existential risk. In other words we would never vote for him just because he is entertaining, but there are millions who voted for him just because he is entertaining — silly, careless folks who actually do see life as a reality TV show.

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

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