The Sky is Falling!

So, Donald Trump is going to be our 45th president, which (almost) nobody predicted. Well, except for the millions of people who voted for him, I guess. We’re in an usual situation…it’s been almost a hundred years since the last time Republicans controlled all three branches of the U.S. government (which, incidentally, was not the cause of the Great Depression, despite absurd post-campaign claims). There are some interesting challenges ahead for Trump, along with the rest of the country.

My friends on the left generally believe Hitler was just elected President, although most are hesitant to say it out loud (some are…you know who you are!). My friends and family on the right (which is basically all of my family) think otherwise. Both are wrong…and right.

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