Maybe the folks dislike Hillary so much because she’s no fun

Maybe the folks dislike Hillary so much because she’s no fun

[Ed. – Time for poor David Brooks to find a nice porch to rock on.  If he was ever a “conservative,” he clearly isn’t one anymore.  Nor a journalist, for that matter: in an entire op-ed on “why Hillary is disliked,” he makes not one mention of “Clinton Cash,” lies, corruption, Benghazi, or the policy record that explains with blinding clarity why a major percentage of her detractors “dislike” her.  No, for Brooks, it’s all about touchy-feely optics.]

I understand why Donald Trump is so unpopular. He earned it the old-fashioned way, by being obnoxious, insulting and offensive. But why is Hillary Clinton so unpopular? …

I would begin my explanation with this question: Can you tell me what Hillary Clinton does for fun? We know what Obama does for fun — golf, basketball, etc. We know, unfortunately, what Trump does for fun.

But when people talk about Clinton, they tend to talk of her exclusively in professional terms. …

Clinton’s career appears, from the outside, to be all consuming.

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