Many have asked Aardvark the question posed in the headline..
The answer: yes, he is.
We are all taking a ride on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
For light reading as we travel en route to our final destination, Aardvark recommends Jacob Heilbrunn, writing in the New York Review of Books on Donald Trump’s Brains. There one learns of the split between the intellectual heirs of Leo Strauss.
The East Coast Straussians (think, Bill Kristol) loathe and despise Trump. Way too much shit on their white shoes.
The West Coast Straussiansm (whoever they are) think they are Trump’s brains trust.