ROME—A press corps enthusiastic about a complicated judicial research. A millionaire television personality switched politician who casts himself as under assault by the courts. A party beholden to that particular frontrunner, and a base that may the stand by position him—aware of their flaws that are deep their penchant for extending the reality. A political opposition so divided, it can’t effortlessly form a coherent argument for just what it represents, just for exactly what it appears against.
I’ve seen this film before, not about Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia. No, the one was seen by me that has been occur Italy and starred Silvio Berlusconi. The one with Trump is bigger and louder, and the male lead wears rather ill-fitting suits like so many other American remakes. However the variation we witnessed foreshadowed the present US predicament and provides some insights into exactly what do occur to a democracy whenever image becomes disconnected from truth.
Prior to the “bunga bunga” came the “bling bling.