Game of Trump
- 17 Jul 2017 at 12:17
- WRITER: NEW YORK TIMES
President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron review troops during an arrival ceremony at Les Invalides in Paris, July 13, 2017. So far in life, Mr Trump has survived and thrived on the same philosophy espoused by Littlefinger in “Game of Thrones”: “Chaos isn’t a pit. Chaos is a ladder,” writes New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd. (NYT photo)
WASHINGTON -- Wicked siblings willing to do anything for power. Secret deals with sworn enemies. The shock of a dead body. A Wall. Foreign bawds, guns for hire, and snakes. Back-stabbing, betrayal and charges of treason.
Little birds spying and tattling. A maniacal mad king and his court of scheming, self-absorbed princesses and princelings, swathed in the finest silk and the most brazen immorality, ruling with total disregard for the good of their people.
The night in Washington is dark and full of terrors. The Game of Trump has brought a pagan lawlessness never before seen in the capital.