At this point, he might as well change his name to Dunning Kruger. We’ve never seen anyone this ignorant in national public office, but he’s not only unaware of his ignorance, he’s totally convinced that he’s the only one who knows anything about every subject. Because he has the best words and his uncle taught at MIT. Or something. From his 4th of July Nuremberg rally:
Appearing to have some reading trouble, Trump said that the army "took over the airports" during a part of his speech about its actions in the 1700s and early 1800s, when there were not airports or airplanes. pic.twitter.com/fgr8rXBGnD
— Daniel Dale (@ddale8) July 4, 2019
Not that his cheering crowd cared, of course. They like him because he hates the same people they do, not because they expect trifling little things like intelligence and knowledge from him. Besides, most of them were too ignorant to recognize the inanity of his statement themselves.