The last several weeks were tough, let’s not kid ourselves. We have been fighting and fussing with people very close to us over politics, and it’s really just a shame.
This isn’t the America that we were brought up to believe in. This bipartisanship is new and strange and scary. It’s terrifying, if we’re being honest, and it makes us wonder why our forefathers would have wanted such a free and noisy system.
But, here we are, with a new pseudo-crisis on our hands, as Donald Trump indicates that he might not go quietly into the night.
Donald Trump will never accept that he lost the election, even if his legal challenges fail.
Sources close to the White House say he will even refuse to attend the inauguration of a rival he sees as a ‘phoney President’, as he continues to protest that was cheated in a fraudulent vote.
‘He has no concession speech ready and no intention of recognising Joe Biden‘s presidency,’ one Republican source said last night.
The mood on Pennsylvania Ave. was tense.
Insiders described the atmosphere inside the West Wing as ‘manic, exuberant, energised and toxic’, with some staff lighting rose-scented candles in an attempt to soften the environment – and to combat the smell of fast-food delivered to the President and his inner circle.
‘His sons and closest aides have been egging him on while no one else dares raise the delicate matter that he has lost and needs to consider life post-presidency,’ said a source. ‘In his mind, he never looked past election day because he is superstitious and he thought it was bad luck.
With several weeks still outstanding between now and the presumptive inauguration of Joe Biden, President Trump’s legal challenges will gather more with and gravity.
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