The Front Row kid who joined the back is a Dark Horse candidate. Perhaps more of the Heel in a wrestling match.
They wanted to present an option so revolting and distasteful that people feel compelled to elect the unelectable, a self righteous, lying, corrupt crook.
I am both intrigued and terrified that this is blowing up in their face. My sense of Justice and Irony wants Hillary to lose however I have a son that I am deeply concerned and scared for. I have skin in the game as they say.