Trump Is Elevating the Worst People to Power - And American Citizens Must Move Quickly to Protect the Nation
McCain’s death also conjured stories of his military career as a Navy A-4 Skyhawk pilot and five-and-a-half years as a POW in Vietnam, which reminded me how Ronald Reagan was fond of quoting—and sometimes misquoting—a line from the movie version of James Michener’s Korean War novel, The Bridges at Toko-Ri.
Damp, murky and stinking of venality and corruption. Over the months of this misbegotten White House, we have seen the Washington swamp not drained but freshened with a whole new supply of frogs and snakes. It’s a crime spree that makes the Grant and Harding administrations look like Toys for Tots.