There's nothing new to say.
Micronesia may be underwater before FlapJilly is old enough to visit on her Junior Year Abroad. Thanks to the brave governors of New York and California, the air above Manhattan and Los Angeles will remain clear; I fear for Tucson and Phoenixt and my own personal lungs since we inhabit a state run by Trumpian know-nothings.
It's the know-nothing piece which is so aggravating. I listened to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on the radio, in German, and I could feel the scorn even though I didn't understand the words. Then, I came home and read Hallie Jackson's tweeted translation, and I began to shake.
I've lived my entire life under a Pax Americana. I wonder what's next. The USofA is no longer in charge.