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Trump, 36,800 tweets later…

26 January, 2018

• ONE year on, 36,800 tweets into the world’s media of whatever comes into a president’s head is profoundly unnerving, so maybe:

“When truth itself becomes fraudulent, only a homeopathic admixture of illusion can restore it.” – Terry Eagleton, Hope Without Optimism.

Let’s imagine in the coming year a King Lear hubris transmogrified to ease rather than aggravate international tensions.

St George’s Fields, W2


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