and among the 60-plus crowd - presumably because seniors can't log on to the Internet
They've been fighting reason and logic their entire lives to cling to a belief. They believe the Bible is the literal word of God. They believe in a giant space daddy above who is all powerful. They believe the Earth is 5000 years old. No evidence on the contrary can dissuade them.
They also believe this black guy with a funny name was born in Africa. They believe that because his father was African he must be too. They believe that this man who wants to take away their guns, force universal healthcare on them, has ruined the economy, and wants socialism isn't American, at least not as they see it. No evidence on the contrary can dissuade them.
Denial is a powerful force.