Thursday 15 November 2018

A year in, and Trump is finally maturing. Unlike his critics

Still reviled: Trump applauds during the State of the Union address this week
Still reviled: Trump applauds during the State of the Union address this week
Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

Well, that was an unexpected 12 months.

According to the experts, we should have been embroiled in World War 3 by now, America would be a land of vast internment camps and the world as we know it was going to end.

The American voters would rue their decision, we were told. Typical Yanks, eh? Too bloody stupid to understand democracy, their hatred of women was so visceral that they would rather vote for an orange-haired, tiny-handed Hitler who would be the worst thing that any of us have ever experienced. Ever.

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