He's just a political version of Team Edward/Team Jacob. The type who love to focus on things like Potatoes, Calling donut a dessert, or when some backwoods dogcatcher said something stupid with an [R] after his name. Then they just point and laugh offering nothing substantive.
S.E. Hinton wrote a novel about it, jocks and socs, and all.
Or drama club kids and cool kids
Bill Parcells to Phil Simms: Son, it breaks my heart that my expectations for you exceed those you have for yourself.