How dare you deviate from the issue at hand, Allan! You’re supposed to fill in with animal stories only when there is no real news. Trump’s continuing on a news-making binge. Stay on point, fellow, or you may be fired by you.

Jim Ridgway, Jr. military writer — author of the American Civil War classic, “Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis.” Christmas gift, yes!

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