Thursday, May 24, 2018


On the upside, these are collectors items now, right?

That Trump cancelled the North Korean Summit meeting is neither scary nor depressing.

That Trump said "mine is bigger than yours" is neither scary nor depressing.

What is scary and depressing is that the State Department apparently no longer functions:

If you change your mind having to do with this most important summit, please do not hesitate to call me or write.
This was not a business deal between two companies.  This was a diplomatic overture between two countries that don't have diplomatic relations or ordinary diplomatic channels of communication.  "Call me"?  Or "write"?


1 comment:

  1. Actually governing is hard, unlike laundering money or being in a reality show.

    Cute buttons! They’ll make a great chapter cover in a future civics textbook about American authoritarianism, if we survive this with our values intact.