“Once again, for the record and all together now…
…It is not that Trump is necessarily so smart it is that these people are so absolutely god awful. As Glenn Reynolds likes to say, “We have the worst political class in American History,” shot through with undeserved and possibly unearned privilege and expertise and NOT JUST NOW being revealed with his election, but replete with hundreds if not thousands of examples of this faux-elitism on both sides of the aisle for multiple decades.
Trump is not Alexander, and these people are not the ‘Gordian Knot’. They have the complexity of a shoelace, and Trump is the zero-f****-to-give 14 year old boy running around with it untied on a soccer field with zero opposition scoring goal after goal.
Einstein HE isn’t. Dumb-and-dumber THEY are.”