One of the characteristics of people who surrender their individual authoriity to become dependent upon the authority of another is that they lose their individual ability to discern truth from non-truth.
This is how Hitler controlled the German people and is how a hypnotist manipulates subjects in a stage show.
I’ve been asking myself how so many intelligent people supported O’Bummer in this last election. It’s the same reason why so many intelligent people sat in Reverend Wright’s church and supported his ridiculous statements! It’s a trance characteristic.