Trump supporters, he’s just not that into you

When will Trump supporters realize that he has no interest in them personally. He has simply fed on their mob anger and combined false loyalty to achieve his own purpose, which was to hold on to power. He roused them up with lies and conspiracies about how the election was rigged; sowing doubts in their minds about the integrity of our democracy.

He has privately expressed his disdain for them; calling them suckers and losers. Can they believe he would invite any of them to play golf at Mar-a-Largo? Some hopes! No, this poor misguided mob ought to look to the Democrats for their salvation. Trump, and what’s left of the Republican party, are interested only in the wealthy top 10 percent of the population assuming their prosperity will ‘trickle down’ to us peons bellow.

Len St.Clare

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