Donald Trump Is America

Stop Making Sense

Dan O’Sullivan writes for Jacobin:

A Trump rally in Dallas Texas on September 14, 2015. Jamelle Bouie / FlickrDonald Trump isn’t just losing a presidential race — in the waning days of this election, his admittedly tenuous grasp of reality is evaporating.

[…] There are winners and losers, and Trump is a loser.

This is the immutable truth this man is facing. Like a cornered rat, Trump is overwhelmed by the pulsing, protean sense that he is finished — that he is facing a disaster, which must somehow be transcended, and fast. Trump has given little indication he cares that he may have cost his party the Senate, or wasted hundreds of millions of dollars of his donors’ money, or humiliated his wife and children in public for months. What he does care about is explaining his incipient destruction away sufficiently, so as to allow his ego to survive intact.

Trump has thus spent the better part of his general election…

View original post 48 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.