Bill Maher praised Donald Trump on his weekly HBO show Real Time for overcoming controversies on the campaign trail.
Maher said that even though he doesn’t agree with Trump a lot, he “gets him” in terms of how the Republican electorate wants someone to lead without “bending to anyone’s bullshit.”
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This says so much about the electorate. Even the evangelicals want to be called on their sh*t. They are desperate to have somebody lead them. Somebody say, “You know what, I just don’t bend to your bullsh*t.” And Donald Trump, I gotta say, I don’t agree with him on a lot , but I kinda get him. We’ve kinda been doing the same thing.