TODAY'S MUST-READ: If you've ever wondered about "the Donald Trump phenomenon"... if you're one of those people who really doesn't understand where Trump came from... you'd better read this.
At the end, it was never about racism or sexism or American exceptionalism. It was about people watching the likes of Scatt Wanker and Lyin' Paul Ryan, year after year, tell them that they have to live "austere" lives and not count on Social Security and Medicare in their waning years, because we've shipped your jobs overseas and given your hard-earned money to a lot of rich folks.
These people are majorly pissed. And this is what they're saying: Give us our goddamned money back, or we're going to vote in someone who will.
Did I stutter?
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