“The people” without a definition
“The people know that...”
Difficult issue brushed aside with a joke
The true people have a unified culture
Reference to homeland
A certain group is not part of “the people”
“Other [leaders] are alienated from the people”
The people have shared values
Glorifying the past
“There are no options”
Blaming the “dissidents”
Emotional rhetoric in factual issues
Nostalgic notions of nationality
Fearmongering
War metaphors
Shifting attention from actions to feelings
Made-up numbers
Impossible promises
“The people want...”
Opposing the elite
Us against them
One-liners from popular entertainment
Leader doing physical work
“Cool” hand signs
Shifting attention to irrelevant matters