Watching various apologists for the egregious Mr Trump tie themselves into knots over the plainly indefensible video of him bragging of his assaults on women has provided some dark relief over the weekend. According to the erstwhile leader of UKIP this is how men talk when alone together, and so we must accept that alpha male boasting of groping the private parts of attractive women is quite normal.
No, it isn't. Not in my reasonably wide experience. I've worked in factories, I've played for pub football teams. I've been one of the boys. I've never heard anything like this.
Makes you wonder who Mr Farage hangs out with, no?