Merry Covid Christmas and a Happy New Executive Branch

These are the Christmas decorations during one of Obama’s terms in office. What you’re seeing is the Center Hall of the ground floor of the White House. The arches are of architectural significance in that when the White House was originally constructed those arches were necessary to support the structure of the upper floors. However, they were refurbished in 1952 with a steel infrastructure making the vaulting unnecessary. Nevertheless, because it is aesthetic, the look was retained. (Photo Source)

Trump is currently losing his mind somehow simultaneously in slow motion and in fast-forward. I’m honestly not sure how that’s done, but I also feel like that’s an accurate description of what’s happening. And as a result I’m getting sort of…

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Ariadne Schulz

Ariadne Schulz

Doctor of Palaeopathology, rage-prone optimist, stealth berserker, opera enthusiast, and insatiable consumer of academic journals.