One might think that in somewhat intelligent people (by that I mean more intelligent than a housecat….or a microwave oven) that it would be obvious enough that this was merely theater, and blatant theater at that…..
But then again, have you seen a commercial for Chevy cars lately? Apparently, theater works for a great number of our fellow citizens.
2020z ETA: Via Kenny we have this, to show how that “Town Hall” could have gone, if we had had someone who was a leader instead of a worm there. Sadly, all we had was Marco.