Trumpery

 trumpery/ˈtrʌmpərɪ/

noun (pl) -eries

foolish talk or actions

a useless or worthless article; trinket

adjective

useless or worthless

Word Origin

C15: from Old French tromperie deceit, from tromper to cheat

Trump’s ‘voterless’ election myth

There are no voterless elections, — there are only hapless campaigns.
The GOP candidate’s selective attacks on delegate rules is meant to throw sand in people’s eyes.
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Published in: on April 20, 2016 at 1:59 pm  Leave a Comment  

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