Here is another example that Republicans are the party of ignorance. They need the uneducated and uninformed populace to stay in power. The country would be better off if Republicans would simply adopt policies that have a wider appeal to voters.
Ahh! Those damned educated liberals are the trouble. Not inbred, redneck, gung-ho automatic gunsters!
Those Founding Fathers were sooooo uneducated as well weren’t they. Washington, Franklin, John Adams; if only they’d learnt to read. What a glorious place America would be now.
The irony would be I suspect that they would applaud the idea that someone as stupid as Trump could become President, the American Dream in action, but totally dismayed that someone as stupid as Trump has actually become President!
I see that he graduated Lipscomb University, "a [private] faith-based, liberal arts institution dedicated to challenging students academically, spiritually and as global community citizens".
So, he didn't actually have any higher education. Points for practicing what he preaches, I guess.
Republicans want uneducated, apathetic citizens who are easily manipulated and bamboozled by:
Which brings me back to how we are in this mess...remember when public schools wee funded by us, and overseen by state boards of education? And if you wanted to have your kid indoctrinated into weird things you had to home -school or pay for private school? And then, somehow, WE ended up paying for private schools & now we are afloat in a sea of ignorance,