Sorry, I Can’t Forgive Stupidity

I was talking to a friend the other day, and he said Donald Trump is doing a “great job”, to which I replied, “In what fictional universe?”  I get it, a lot of people voted for Trump because they hated Hillary Clinton and he was an outsider candidate.  I was extremely disappointed in the election outcome, but he won it fair-and-square (well, at the time I thought it was fair-and-square) and I gave him the benefit of the doubt.  In the last year and a half it has been a total shit-storm; Charlottesville, revolving communication directors, immigration fiascoes, foreign relations nightmares, trade wars.  If you voted for Trump as an instrument of change, I didn’t agree with it but at least I understood.  But if after 18 months in you still think he is doing a “great job”, then I’m sorry, that’s just plain stupidity.  You live in a world of “alternate truths” and “alternate facts” that I just can’t understand.  But then again, there are reasons for laws against cousins marrying.

AJ

Carolina grad, business owner, Master of the Oblivious, "Rural Renaissance Man", dog lover, family man, geek...

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