Circa 1995, a predictive model a la Andrew Sorkin
People have asked me to explain the Trump voter. This is as good an explanation as any.
It’s a good movie to watch too.
The President doesn’t answer to you,
Oh yes, he does, A.J. I’m a citizen,
this is my president, and in this
country it is not only permissible to
question our leaders, it is our
responsibility. But you already know
that, Mr. President, because you have
a deeper love of this country than
any man I’ve ever known, and I want
to know what it says to you that in
the past seven weeks 59 percent of
Americans have begun to question your
Look, if people want to listen to Bob
They don’t have a choice! Rob
Rumson’s the only one doing the
talking. People want leadership.
And in the absence of genuine
leadership, they will listen to
anyone who steps up to the
microphone. They want leadership,
Mr. President. They’re so thirsty
for it, they’ll crawl through the
desert toward a mirage, and when
they discover there’s no water,
they’ll drink the sand.
Lewis, we’ve had Presidents who were
beloved, who couldn’t find a coherent
sentence with two hands and a
flashlight. People don’t drink the
sand, ’cause they’re thirsty, Lewis.
They drink it ’cause they don’t know