Trump's Carrier deal was a public relations coup. But his spectacle-driven vision of the presidency will shatter when hard realities assert themselves.
When the president does it, that means it's not illegal—even if he has no idea what he's doing.
The press must defend all norms, not just those that pertain to themselves.
Just days since the election, the worst fears about him are coming true.
This is an emergency, and Americans need to be prepared for it.
And we will all suffer from the horrific consequences of a Trump presidency.
The GOP was extreme under Obama. It may get much worse under Clinton.