He won’t let it go.
It’s part of who he is.
King Quid continues his practice of insisting on trade-offs from states desperate for federal help. He uses the prime time news hour to convene the daily gatherings of his admiration society.
All the while, Rome burns.
“This for that” is King Quid’s policy of lex fori (Governing law).
When asked about the lack of testing kits and respirators and a litany of other outright lies and empty promises, King Quid reminds the media that his world is governed by “Pro Quo” from his subjects.
T Rump, “…I think we’re doing very well. But, you know, IT’S A TWO-WAY STREET. They have to treat us well, also. They can’t say, ‘Oh gee, we should get this, we should get that.”
In the time of COVID-19, if you don’t ignore social distancing proscriptions; and instead, rub shoulders with T Rump admirers and echo their unctuous dribble, you die.
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