Big Time

Shows you how Trump lowered our expectations. Tonight he read a speech from a teleprompter, badly but not as badly as usual, and we all heaved a sigh of relief. He didn’t say anything new, but whenever he talks he usually says something dangerous or crazy or embarrassing to the country, so “not crazy” is the new benchmark. Would we have ever asked so little of any other president?

Author: leonardrysdyk

Leonard Rysdyk is the author of more than a dozen novels, stories, articles and poems. His work has appeared in many publications including Snow White, Blood Red, The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Aboriginal Magazine and the New York Review of Science Fiction. A professor at Nassau Community College, he teaches literature (including science fiction), cultural history (including the history of science) and is an acknowledged innovator in the field of Computer Aided Instruction (CAI), a subject on which he has lectured and consulted.

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