giovedì 10 novembre 2016
(Carl E. Olson) While I do hope and pray that Mr. Trump will exhibit an unusual wisdom in facing the many challenges before him and our country, I have my doubts. Here are some reasons. Nearly everyone, it appears, is "shocked" and "stunned" by the election of Donald Trump. Frankly, I can understand people being a bit surprised, but those who are shocked probably need to revisit their understanding of the current situation and reevaluate their trust in the polling and punditing experts. A good example of the shocked smart set is Paul Krugman, the economist and longtime columnist for The New York Times who, as it became clear that Trump was going to emerge victorious last night, posted a piece titled "Our Unknown Country". (...)