Because Nazis didn’t exist before Trump was elected president.

REID: “It’s part of the reason people are obsessively watching this show and Rachel Maddow and Rachel Maddow is sort of their psychologist at this point. Because people are afraid of not just what he can do, but what he’s doing to people, what he’s bringing out in people, the kind of people he’s surfacing in the United States. You have swatting happening and Nazis walking around. It is a scary time. And you look at the polling on what Donald Trump has just done, and rather than make people feel more confident, it’s made people more anxious. Here is the anxiety level in 2018 versus 2019. People are more anxious. Do people feel safer after the strike on Iran? They feel less safe. So the anxiety, everything he does makes people feel worse.“