Focusing on Trump’s sexual misconduct is, in fact, likely to backfire, just as it did with Bill Clinton. The sordid details of Clinton’s assignations with Monica Lewinsky titillated the public, but also made it easy for Democrats to claim the whole scandal was simply about sex rather than “high crimes and misdemeanors.”
I hope that’s a trap that Trump critics avoid today. Instead of focusing on who got spanked with what, let’s focus on the real scandals. There are so many of them that you need a scorecard to keep them straight.
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