The truly amazing thing Rump* has done is make chaps like Pence look like reasonable alternatives. Pence. Who wanted a law making it mandatory for women who had miscarriages to have funerals for the the foetuses. Who wanted to divert funds for HIV research to curing homosexuality.
Now where have I seen this thing — the views of batshit extremists being given publicity and then their slightly less batshit buddies look reasonable — before?
*I'm just calling him that from now on, okay?