Many years ago I was a college freshman. A pregnant one. The precise details aren't relevant here, but I didn't know exactly what to do. I was in school during the day and working an overnight shift as a waitress (6 p.m. to 6 a.m. at the Howard Johnson, where I ate a lot of pancakes on my breaks). Maybe this sounds crazy, but it wasn't a difficult decision for me â€” I wanted to have a baby. I was ambitious and naive, which turns out is a powerful combo.
In the prophetic words of Kanye West, "No one man should have all that power." Welcome to fear and loathing in Trump's America. Fear and loathing not only by the American citizenry, but also by the media whose job it is to cover him.