Trent a great deal of what you say is true. The problem with your conclusion that Trump will make things better instead of much worse is that it assumes that DT believes in anything except making himself richer and more powerful, and he doesn’t.

Medical care for low-earners? Gone. Roe v. Wade? Gone. Fair pay for low-paid, overtime-exempt workers? Gone. Increase in the minimum wage? Gone.

In the weeks before Thanksgiving the farmer gives the turkeys lots of extra food and care. He tells the turkeys it’s because Thanksgiving is coming. They are thrilled. Thanksgiving is great! They think.

A working-class or middle-class person voting for DT is like a turkey voting for Thanksgiving.

— David Grace

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