Milo was banned from Twitter for mocking an all-female “Ghostbusters” but Twitter still has “more than 12,000 tweets calling for the death of Donald Trump.”
What makes “Game of Thrones” interesting is not its fantasy portrayal of Feudalism or antiquity, but its fictionalized portrayal of the nightly news.
We’ve stumbled from farce to the blackest kind of satire. We’re not living out “Idiocracy.” Instead we’re re-enacting Dostoevsky’s “The Possessed.”
What Shakespeare can–and can’t–teach us about living in the age of Trump and anti-Trump.