Trump and the True Meaning of ‘Idiot’ – The New York Times

In my history classes, I lectured on this.  Now I wish I had done more with the modern day application of the term.  I often introduced the Greek root of idiot with our American revolutionary use of the terms, republicanism and radical Whigism.

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