Methinks the Laureate has finally out-thunk himself, impaling his chances on his own pointy ears.
One speculates he thinks he can ignore his electoral base, do that Chicago School Horatio Alger thing, and pull himself up by his own bootstraps with a little help from his Ba$e.
It could be suggested he's been drinking his own Kool-Aid.
Whose purposes does this- among other things- serve? Who will profit from the nation's loss? You can't help but wonder...
But not for long, if you've been paying attention.