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Not that I would want to defend something that is not genuine political analysis including careful crunching of the numbers, but when Scott Adams says Alpha male there, I suspect he means those that are also pretty ape-like in their (lack of) thinking.

Which is still not to say that getting 90% of them is likely. But I can see a lot of the "in your face" types of people voting Trump. Chris Cook has a "friend" called Robert Chandler who is a prime example of the attitude I am trying to describe, probably not very successfully.

Quite a lot of people like to divide the world between winners and losers, and quite a lot of them are clearly not winners, but prone to believe the suggestion that the reason why they are not is that they have been cheated by someone or something - this is a cohort that can easily be fooled by someone like Trump.

Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not every man's greed. Gandhi

by Cyrille (cyrillev domain yahoo.fr) on Thu May 12th, 2016 at 12:09:39 PM EST
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