I was never anything resembling Eagle Scout material. But I was a Cub Scout since I was old enough, and I was a Boy Scout for a year.
I never heard an adult connected with the organization even mention politics once.
I just can’t believe the extent to which Trump seems to constantly betray his own insecurities. Everything he says seems intended to show us that he is somehow better than Obama or Hillary. He’s like a child who repeatedly proclaims that he is smarter or tougher than the next kid. If Trump has so much confidence in his superiority, then why should he feel the need to endlessly remind the rest of us?
They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but maybe needful competition is even more sincere.