“I did not expect that the party would cede its biggest prize to an outsider who had so many dissenting policy views and who faced so many questions about his fitness for the presidency.”
“These are voters who showed a surprising tolerance for Mr. Trump’s extreme comments on immigration, women and other issues.”
“Maybe because I never cared much about pop culture and don’t watch much television, I never would have guessed that Mr. Trump would be able to sustain nonstop dominance of television media for the entire campaign season.”
Swears by conventional wisdom? Check. Unaware that current GOP base is thick with bigots? Check. Only looks at and analyzes polls? Check.
[Adds to “Never Read Again” list.]