Paul Waldman makes an assessment. A nugget:
Two years ago, as we were still trying to wrap our heads around the idea that Trump was actually going to be president of the United States, it was common to hear the hopeful prediction that things wouldn’t work out as badly as we feared. The weighty responsibilities of the office would turn Trump serious, sober, “presidential.”
That has not occurred. If anything, Trump has shown himself to be even more of a despicable human being than he appeared then, and utterly incapable of growing into the office.
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