Defending (Gasp!) the Media in the Rise of Trump

Michelle Wolf at the WHCA dinner

That there was never a “too far” was so hard to imagine because it required understanding that his supporters were attracted to precisely the same incoherent obnoxiousness that repelled the rest of us. It required accepting how much more racist and xenophobic Americans are than even the most jaded among us thought. It required understanding a phenomenon that frankly makes no sense to the rational mind, that may not even make much sense to historians looking back in 50 years.

Author, "Ink from the Pen," about my 9 months using creativity as the ultimate survival tool behind bars.

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