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Firing Bannon Makes No Political Sense for Trump. Assume the Worst.

Back in July of 2016, Josh Marshall of Talking Points Memo popularized Trump’s Razor: a variation on Occams Razor that postulates when assessing any act of Donald Trump, the stupidest possible explanation will be the correct one. It’s worth considering the Trump’s Razor principle in the wake of yesterday’s firing of Chief Adviser Steve Bannon. Bannon... Read more »
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