Conspiracy theories from the most reactionary populism are now the “opium” of the people, and the White House has become the platform from which the hate games spread.
Trump likes two colors: black and white ... The murder of Khashoggi is a pain in the ass. It’s dragging him into the field he hates the most: complexity.
The tragic death of Jamal Khashoggi at the hands of a hitman hired by the heir to the throne, Mohammad bin Salman, is a new and grave breakdown in globalization during the Trump era.
[T]hose two words ... behind which [Trump] defends himself from any accusation.
If all goes well for the Republicans, there will be the possibility that what until now has been unthinkable may be a possibility. Trump may serve another four years after winning the White House again in 2020.
[W]ith this nomination Trump is protecting himself.
[Trump] has turned the daily grind of the White House into something akin to a reality show.
I've met men who are just like Kavanaugh was because I've had them in my classroom ... arrogantly claiming ... every inch of public space.
Even Ted Kennedy's children and nephews felt a degree of resentment toward him: 'He didn’t measure up to Uncle Bobby,' they would say.