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Response to jrthin (Reply #29)

Tue Feb 21, 2017, 04:12 PM

30. I believe that some voted for him because they want to believe

that the con man will somehow, at least this one time, actually do what he promised to do.

Others, as you pointed out, identify with his positions or ignore some of them. A popular phrase in the Reagan days was: "oh, that is Reagan being Reagan". As if his age and obvious mental issues excused in some way his ignorant racism and nasty ways.

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