War metaphors
“Cool” hand signs
Us against them
Nostalgic notions of nationality
The true people have a unified culture
“My children...”
Glorifying the past
“The people know that...”
Mention of basic values
Impossible promises
A certain group is not part of “the people”
Emotional rhetoric in factual issues
Sports metaphors
Made-up sayings
Opposing the elite
The people have shared values
“Threat to our language”
“There are no options”
One-liners from popular entertainment
Difficult issue brushed aside with a joke
“Other [leaders] are alienated from the people”
Made-up numbers
Oversimplifying a complex issue
“The people want...”