H. L. Mencken

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Noun1.H. L. Mencken - United States journalist and literary critic (1880-1956)H. L. Mencken - United States journalist and literary critic (1880-1956)
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It is tempting to say that Trump is a one-man "only in America" phenomenon and to quote the saying credited to HL Mencken: "No one ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American public."
The American writer HL Mencken was wrong about a lot of things but was dead right with this: "When somebody says it's not about the money, it's about the money."
As HL Mencken said, no-one ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American public.