Thursday, October 10, 2019

The Idiod

This bit from Stephen Colbert’s monologue last night delighted me:

“In the end Trump may be defeated by his greatest weakness — his Achilles mouth. It's all detailed in the epic poem The Idiod. It’s The Idiod and The Oddity.”
And this black-figure-pottery cover appeared on the screen:

Related reading
Victor Davis Hanson on Ajax, Achilles, and Trump : Agamemnon, Oedipus, Creon, and Trump : Trump, the Iliad, and PTSD : #TrumpBookReport

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