Retrospectively, Stupid Dumbo stories, columns, commentaries vastly outnumber Evil Einstein by avalanche proportions. Why? Largely because writers, commentators even my tell-it-like-it-is All Knowing fellow talk show hosts are reluctant to directly assign evil by name to the Most Powerful Man in the World, despite the fact he is a public servant, “works for us”, no Super Powers ad yadda yadda.
It’s easier, safer, reflexive and rhetorical to be amazed, appalled, aghast that someone so Important, with lofty (alleged) credentials, could be so….well…Stupid. Even being too blatant with that assessment can get your column cancelled by a popular newsletter publisher with a higher opinion of O-Dumbo than I (and most others) who refused to publish an earlier insufficiently neutral article.
No matter. It just proves the point there remains a noticeable shortage of intestinal fortitude even in the media world of political critics.
But I digress…
To illustrate the Stupid not Evil trend, here some quotes from a piece that…………EXCERPT!!!!!!!!!!!!