In 2011 it was already clear to me that someone like Trump was going to make an appearance on our public stage. I don't count myself as a sage or prophet, just a man who payed attended to the politics of my time as actually practiced, and with a view to History out of the corner of my eye. After the Ron Paul phenomena, someone like Trump was almost inevitable.
This is my comment of 2011 posted in The American Conservative.
Thomas O. Meehan says: