They could benefit from reading the panels – The Gettysburg Address, and the Second Inaugural Address:
We really don’t have to worry about Fascists taking over until their leader appropriates a national holiday to nurture his narcissism and promote his cult of personality.
….President Trump’s takeover of Washington’s Fourth of July celebration isn’t just a logistical nightmare that’s disrespectful to the city, the nation and the holiday. His insistence on speaking at the Lincoln Memorial — and undoubtedly delivering the narcissistic ramblings that are the hallmark of his appearances — is an affront to President Abraham Lincoln’s spare brilliance, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s thundering oratory and Marian Anderson’s unforgettable contralto….
And, in a metaphor that reflects our times perfectly, the reflecting pool has been drained.