Leitmotifs in Trump’s presidential candidacy:
(A) Toxic “Billy-the-Kid Syndrome”
(I) Gunslinger/supreme individualist and sociopathic/psychopathic frontier mythology
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(II) Lone outlaw-outsider, Brexit-bully
(B) McCarthyism as Neo-fascism
(C) Insane Gen. Jack Ripper (“Dr. Strangelove,” 1964)
(D) MTV’s electronically-incoherent blond babbler, “Max Headroom”
(E) Alt-right, Biblical savior
(F) “Apple-gist”— “Saturday Night Live comedic term for “apologist” — regarding self-admitted, patterned sexual assault (via audio on videotape)
“Trumpcratic” mosh pit-presidency: nationalizing totalitarian, fascistic manhood means attacking and marginalizing femininity, womanhood, LGBTQ, nontraditional masculinity.
Patrick McCarthy, Boise