John Bolton’s book will confirm everything we already knew about Trump’s character


There will be a lot of bombshells in John Bolton’s book, but it will tell us nothing new about Trump’s narcissism. It will only confirm what we already know.

Nevertheless, Stephen Collinson’s piece at CNN on the former National Security Adviser’s forthcoming book is worth reading.

Here is a taste:

So the President’s decision to risk exposing his supporters to coronavirus — and anyone they might later meet — at an indoor rally on Saturday and extraordinary revelations from former national security adviser John Bolton might be shocking. But they merely add to a bulging file of evidence about Trump’s incessant preoccupation with his own interests and image.

Read the rest here.

And I will also join the chorus of those calling Bolton a coward for failing to testify before the House during the impeachment trial.