The Speaker’s latest public break with Trump has started tearing Republicans apart.
In my experience, there aren’t that many times during which large-scale, shared experiences give you the opportunity to see so clearly how delusional some people might be. This is one of those times. And there are a looooooot of delusional people out there, many of them working the gears of power in this country. Which explains a lot. And it’s another lesson in how most people’s heads are in the clouds most of the time, and it’s only with the benefit of distance and time that moments like these can be more accurately assessed by those same people who, living through these moments themselves, are so swept up in them that they have no ability to accurately reflect on them.