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The meaning of The Memo

Someone important in Trumpland worried about news that might make The Base worry about Trump. The purpose of The Memo was to send a huge blast of love to The Base. Everything else -- no matter. PS: Being lied to brazenly is one of the features of Trump that The Base finds most appealing, which seems counterintuitive to non-basers.
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