- Dec 8, 2011
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His strategy is to do or say whatever it takes to keep his base happy, and hope that there will be enough peripheral, general anti-Democratic sentiment to get the electoral votes he needs.
Trump is probably expressing a genuine belief that he’s entitled hold office without limit, like his pal Vladimir Putin. But as performative art, he knows it works in the same way that Al Bundy dressing in drag and reading pornographic magazines worked for the ratings of Married…With Children. People love it because it upsets the prigs.
Very well put!
It definitely could work.
The damage he causes and exacerbates is absolutely irrelevant to him. This is about him, his grandiosity, and nothing else. Like his Trumpsters, America and Americans can go to hell as long as he gets his.