Trump Tees Up a New Type of Coup: In Plain Sight | The Smirking Chimp

What’s going on? Stupid impetuous drama? Or a real coup? If it turns out to be a coup, it may well prove that teeing it up in plain sight improves its chances of success. Trump’s supporters, disproportionately prone to violence and more heavily armed, are watching and waiting. They can only pitch in as paramilitaries or freelance goons if, like the rest of us, they see the dark days ahead. Then Trump’s coup becomes a counterrevolution.

Trump Tees Up a New Type of Coup: In Plain Sight | The Smirking Chimp