by Max Brantley
The pizza man twice called for an electric fence to electrocute illegal immigrants. When pressed on national TV, he said he was just joking.
He admits his 9-9-9 plan will increase taxes for some. Actually, it will increase taxes for the majority of Americans, particularly the low and middle class, while extending enormous tax cuts to the super wealthy.
And remember when he said Muslims shouldn't have the same constitutional rights as Christians?
This is the stuff of the candidate of the moment in the Republican primary. Tea Party loves him, polls show.