Donald Trump’s favorite story perfectly describes his first 10 days in office.
There is a story Donald Trump liked to tell on the campaign trail. The story of the snake.
The fable goes like this. A “tender-hearted” woman finds a wounded snake on the road. She takes it in and nurses it back to health. The snake, revived, bites her. The woman, dying, asks why.
Trump loves recounting the story. He makes a performance out of it. He puts on his reading glasses. He lingers on the...