Yes, Umair, it is SOP for the bad guys to project their evil on to the real victims. But more than that, nature is on their side in the form of the tribal impulse to automatically see the “other” as someone to hate and fear.

Therefore the real bad guys always are short on three things — intellect, self awareness and empathy. And, Yes, Trump is their poster boy. It is why the crazies love him so.

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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