Has there ever been a more absurdly surreal moment, even in US politics, that unchallengeable theatre of the absurd and the surreal? One moment, we were watching a property magnate, with one eye on the presidency, the other on his reality TV show ratings, and puffed up like a bullfrog, rejoicing on an airport tarmac in New Hampshire that America's President of two years had finally made public his birth certificate.
Here'sThe Donald Trump Press Conference In 99 Seconds from businessinsider.
Here you can watch Obama run to Oprah to explain everything -- (rumor has it that she's trying to get the donald on her show for a make over)
and now the aftermath of these unprecedented storms in the south
And THE most difficult news story for me to handle today was Nine Americans Killed In Attack By Afghan Officer
This snarky piece on gold that caught my eye was a pleasant distraction: BUY GOLD - Commentary: When the apocalypse comes, we’ll have all the gold
I KNOW! We need a Royal Wedding to take us away from everything!!
(Can't wait to see the do -- I hope it's not up)
How are you all coping these days?