Convention circuit of delusion gives forum for election lies

  • Former President Donald Trump addresses the crowd via video on June 12 at the River's Edge Apple River Concert Venue in New Richmond, Wis. (AP Photo/Jill Colvin)

NEW RICHMOND, Wis. — For a few hours last weekend, thousands of Donald Trump’s supporters came together in a field under the blazing Wisconsin sun to live in an alternate reality where the former president was still in office — or would soon return.