Από τον συμπατριώτη μας στην Βοστώνη, Γίώργο Ν. Κουφό,
πήραμε και δημοσιεύουμε το άρθρο του.
It looks like we’re going to get through this ugly election. Just a few more weeks to let the dust settle and a few more weeks for lawsuits and assorted high jinks from some of the more robust Trumpies. Mostly Trump himself. But rest assured kids, it’s over. Among his many errors, Trump alienated fellow Republicans and the military (thank God!!), so he’s all alone now. The weasel-like sycophants that once supported him did so only because of his cache. That’s gone now and so are they. We just have to endure the inevitable noise you had to know he’d make on his way out. Then our unstoppable juggernaut of a country will move on. USA! USA!
What is not going to change is the ratings boon for mainstream news networks. You can be sure they’ll continue to chase Trump around like crack-addicts on the prowl propping him up while simultaneously expressing their outrage at his “best words”. On Wednesday I tuned into Fox News to check the looney tunes temperatures and after seeing they were closer than CNN to declaring Biden the winner, it suddenly hit me that Fox management has likely had enough of the incestuous synergy with Trumpian dogma and the Trump family.
For his part Trump himself was reportedly on the phone with Ruppert Murdoch to express his outrage at the network. Stay tuned, I have a feeling we’ll be getting some tasty tidbits from Fox insiders soon.
Sooner or later our mainstream media will need a reset. I don’t see it on the horizon but I have to believe it must be coming. If we’re to continue as a so-called democracy — albeit an illusion of one, the poo is going to hit the fan in a much bigger way than the Trump presidency at some point.Continue reading