Post Profile






Brooks: Donald Trump's Sad, Lonely Life

David Brooks, New York Times: The point of town hall debates is that regular voters get to ask questions. In every town hall I've seen, the candidate turns to the voter, listens attentively and directs the answer at least partially back to that person. The candidates do that because it's polite, because it looks good to be seen taking others seriously and because most of us instinctively want to make some connection with the people we are talking to.
read more

share

Related Posts


Trump and Fiorina Use Tech to Talk Directly to Voters

Politics / US Politics : Washington Wire

Carly Fiorina and Donald Trump, who have sparred on the debate stage, embraced technology Wednesday to answer voters questions directly.

How Runaway Greed Fuels Hate: The Story Behind the New York Times Article How the GOP Elite Lost Its Voters to Donald Trump

Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog

By Kevin Borden A recent New York Times article titled "How the GOP Elite Lost Its Voters to Donald Trump," featured details of a gathering of seniors in Florida with Rep. Ron DeSantis at a Town Hall Meeting to illustrate the reject...

Trump’s Sad and Lonely Life

Politics / US Politics : Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

David Brooks: “Politics is an effort to make human connection, but Trump seems incapable of that. He is essentially adviser-less, friendless. His campaign team is made up of cold mercenaries at best and Roger Ailes at worst. His par...

Trump Voter Launches Bizarre Birther Rant Against Obama, Cruz And Rubio

US Politics / Liberal : Crooks and Liars

Here's one of those voters Mark Halperin's "most talented presidential candidate" Donald Trump has attracted. Just listen to him go on, while Brooke Baldwin can barely contain herself. "You know what? (Trump) loves America," voter D...

Republican Party Turmoil, Vol. 82

US Politics / Liberal : TalkLeft

GOP nears all-out civil war as party clashes over Donald Trump (Chicago Tribune) The GOP Tumbles Toward Anarchy (Washington Post) Donald Trump's Sad Lonely Life(New York Times, David Brooks) Don't think this means your vote... [[ Th...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC