In my previous blog-entry, posted yesterday, I wondered if a majority of voters in the United States would be dumb enough to vote into power the environment-wrecking, Mexican-baiting, Muslim-hating, tax-avoiding, pussy-grabbing Donald Trump – just as a few months ago a majority of the British electorate stupidly chainsawed off their own noses to spite their faces by voting to leave the European Union.
Well, an emphatic answer to that question has just been delivered: yes. Truly, 2016 will go down in the history books as the year when the Anglo-Saxon nations decided to commit political, economic and social hara-kiri.
So what do the next four years with President Donald Trump at the helm hold for the USA and for the rest of the world? I suppose the best-case scenario is that the White House merely becomes an even crasser, more vulgar, more embarrassing and more grotesque version of this:
And as for the worst-case scenario? Well, I guess that would probably be something like this:
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Let’s just hope he keeps his stubby little fingers away from the controls of the Death Star. Good luck, everybody.