Trump is always thinking ahead. In his case it means setting up scapegoats for when his idiocy inspired moves go south. With poor Jared not really in charge of anything but tabling in everything, the Donald has a ready made scapegoat covering all his likely screw-ups.

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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