Trump tweets concern for Texans' safety, and then immediately brags about his election win
August 27, 2017
As we all know by now, Donald Trump has the ego of a child pharaoh and the impulse control of a rutting elk.
But that doesn’t mean we should lose our capacity for horror.
Mental health professionals are constrained by the Goldwater Rule from publicly psychoanalyzing our squirrel-handed, ferret-headed commander-in-chief, but that doesn’t mean we can’t offer our own amateur diagnosis: The man has the empathy of dryer lint.
Everyone expected Trump to express perfunctory concern for the victims of Hurricane Harvey, which pounded Texas over the weekend and has caused deadly flooding, particularly in Houston. And he did that:
But then immediately after that ...
You have to wonder what could happen to actually prevent Trump from talking about his Electoral College win. Nuclear holocaust?