They Might be a Trump Thumper If…

Watch out for these signs, if it’s not otherwise obvious, that one might be in your midst.

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Nearly half of the voters have seen Trump in all of his splendor — his infantile tirades, his disastrous and lethal policies, his contempt for democracy in all its forms — and they decided that they wanted more of it.

Now, by picking him again, those voters are showing that they are just like him: angry, spoiled, racially resentful, aggrieved, and willing to die rather than ever admit that they were wrong.

His voters can no longer hide behind excuses about the corruption of Hillary Clinton or their willingness to take a chance on an unproven political novice.

They cannot feign ignorance about how Trump would rule.

They know, and they have embraced him.

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