Over at CounterPunch
, Paul Street
reminds us that "the nation’s corporate, financial, and imperial establishment loathes Donald Trump" — The Ruling Class’s Hatred of Trump is Different Than Yours
— and Pepe Escobar
points out "the frankly surrealist scenario of Donald Trump as The Last Man Standing between sanity and WWIII" — Is Trump Ready to Go Nuclear?
Mr. Escobar's "frankly surrealist scenario" reminds me of Salvador Dalí
's comments about meeting Francisco Franco
, which I have been reminded of several times in this election cycle, that the artist had felt he had been in "the presence of a saint."
Labels: America the Beautiful, Iberia, Leftism, Paleoprogressivism, The Catholic Faith, The Trumpening