HotAir hotair.com 17 Jul, 2021 14:30 am

To Trump’s hard-core supporters, his rallies weren’t politics. They were life. – HotAir

To Trump’s hard-core supporters, his rallies weren’t politics. They were life. – HotAir

1 Arizona election audit finds hundreds (not thousands) of cases of voter fraud 2 Durbin confirms: Democrats will put amnesty plan into infrastructure bill 3 Out: Climate change.In: Moon wobble 4 The lesson from the latest "stolen election" stunt: Move on from Trump -- or lose 5 AP: County officials identified fewer than 200 cases of possible voter fraud in Arizona, only four of which were charged 6 Ibram Kendi suggests we should have a Congressional Racism Office to score bills 7 Israeli prime minister: Pfizer isn't as strong against the Delta variant as we'd hopedThey’d stood in line for hours or camped overnight — enduring stifling humidity interrupted only by brief bursts of hard, heavy rain — to ensure a spot inside.The answer wasn’t so much what I’d missed as what they had found.

They were mostly older White men and women who lived paycheck to paycheck with plenty of time on their hands — retired or close to it, estranged from their families or otherwise without children — and Trump had, in a surprising way, made their lives richer.In Trump, they’d found someone whose endless thirst for a fight encouraged them to speak up for themselves, not just in politics but also in relationships and at work.

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