I read this article a while ago and it really summed up so well for me that Trump is not one bad apple, much as some Republicans would like to pretend, rather it's the whole Republican barrel that is rotten. And that Trump came along because it was what the Republicans and their supporters WANTED. And that he isn't exactly the only dangerous Republican politician.
(I mean, I know I'm preaching to the choir here, but oh well... :-)
They could have picked...
Last January, the unpronounceable Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, surveying his party’s throng of presidential aspirants, tweeted: ‘It’s clear we’ve got the most well-qualified and diverse field of candidates from any party in history.’ Why, the world wonders, did they end up with Donald Trump as their nominee?
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OP: This article says it really well and really makes me wish the Repubs could all be jettisoned into space somewhere lifeless...