"Many commentators have argued that Donald Trump’s dominance in the GOP presidential race can be largely explained by ignorance; his candidacy, after all, is most popular among Republican voters without college degrees. Their expertise about current affairs is too fractured and full of holes to spot that only 9 percent of Trump's statements are 'true' or 'mostly' true, according to PolitiFact, whereas 57 percent are 'false' or 'mostly false' -- the remainder being 'pants on fire' untruths. Trump himself has memorably declared: 'I love the poorly educated.'