America loves a bully: The sadistic streak that explains the popularity of Donald Trump (and Bill O%u2019Reilly and Ann Coulter) - Salon.com
- The rise of Donald Trump in the polls has prompted a rise in think pieces pondering Trumpâ€™s success. Why is Trump, who seems too unpleasant to share an elevator with, killing it in the Republican primary polls? His expressive face is blamed. The goofiness of his insults. Some have even suggested it might be that the voters agree with his bigoted opinions.