Original question from Quora:
Are Trump’s recent comments about Andrew Jackson definitive proof he is a moron?
Trump made and lost billions of dollars.
Trump is the most famous man in the world.
Trump won the presidency against “the most qualified/smart/amazing candidate ever to run”
Trump convinced many smart people to work with him.
Trump convinced 3 beautiful women to marry him.
Trump seems to have wonderful children and grandchildren who love him.
By nearly every measure of what people strive for, Trump is very successful and it isn’t an accident.
If you truly believe Trump is a moron, you aren’t as smart as you think you are.
P.S. I unpack more ideas in Creative Genius.