Anyone who has been reading this blog over the years knows there are few people I abhor more than Michael Moore. I see him (and his films) as little more than a bloviating pile of putrescent Communist garbage. So imagine my shock and horror when I found myself in agreement with what he said about Donald Trump:

Filmmaker Michael Moore says he knows why Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has become so popular with voters.

“See, I think people love bat-sh*t crazy. I think that that’s just us loving entertainment,” Moore told Entertainment Weekly in a story posted online and also reported by other Web sites, including and

I think he’s right. It’s also one of the reasons Moore is popular with his fans, but he definitely has a point.

Batshit crazy is all the more appealing when everyone else is boring. (Whether it will work on election day remains to be seen.)