It's not that he sounded reasonable while reading from the teleprompter, although he did, in a creepy sort of look-at-me way.
It's not that he blames Iran for everything except global warming.
It's not the megalomania on display; Mr. I'm-My-Own-Adviser just can't help himself. His narcissism is fed by the media beast, and my worry for him is only that his head might actually explode.
No, what's terrifying about Donald Trump's speech at AIPAC is the fact that people are applauding. They are applauding loudly. They are applauding after every sentence with a buzz word... and that's every sentence for the first ten minutes before we just had to turn it off.
The man who wants to deport millions and targets ethnic differences with scurrilous, venomous attacks, the man who asked his minions to raise their right hands in solidarity ... Jews are applauding this man.
It boggles the imagination.