I'm having trouble adjusting to this. I try to imagine the day-to-day workings of a Trump administration. I try to picture how it might deal with Congress, the UN, the media, real and perceived enemies and the demands of reality.
Cheer up, I tell myself, running a bunch of hotels and golf courses is complicated and demanding, and he's done a pretty good job of that. If he can deal with the AFL-CIO's hotel employee unions, he can sure as hell deal with Kim Jong-un.
The markets are up, so the smart guys must like what they see, right?
It's not helping. I've seen too much of the guy. I know how he works, how he thinks, what he's done.
My home county went 77 percent for Trump.
Wednesday morning the humor drained out.