Trumpty Dumpty's way with words continues to amaze

Aspasia Karras admires another Trumpian gift to the world

14 January 2018 - 00:00 By Aspasia Karras

All this Trump bashing has me mystified - the man is a genius, even if he says so himself. A stable genius. Look at his way with etymology - that most excellent science of naming things. Not since Art Spiegelman, the Pulitzer Prize winning New Yorker cartoonist, has there been a keener understanding of the power of a nicely truncated, two-word play on names.

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