I can understand those supporters of Donald Trump who try to excuse his recent damaging statements or explain them away. What I find difficult to fathom are those who think the best way of neutralizing the damage is to be even more extreme than him. Take a look at some of the shirts being worn by people at Trump rallies and you cannot help but be appalled. Below are two of them.
Trump has mainstreamed the most obnoxious of sentiments. Jordan Klepper attended a Trump rally in Pennsylvania and talked to some Trump fans and they reinforce this impression.