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Is Trump’s Presidency a Tragic Comedy or a Comic Tragedy? (Video)

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Eric Ortiz
Managing Editor
Eric Ortiz is the managing editor of Truthdig. A journalist and innovator with two decades in digital media, Ortiz founded the mobile app startup Evrybit, a live storytelling and reporting tool, as a 2014 John…
Eric Ortiz

Donald Trump's first year in the Oval Office has been no joke. Some might call it a tragic comedy. Others would call it a comic tragedy.

Potato, potatoe.

As Trump enters the second year of his presidency, the state of America has a lot of people feeling anxious and depressed about our future. But in uncertain times, a little humor can be a tonic.

Because we can't call the whole thing off, let's look back at Trump's Inauguration Day, when our story began.

After a few laughs, we can get back to saving the world.

Is Trump's Presidency a Tragic Comedy or a Comic Tragedy?

Tragic comedy
Comic tragedy
Both
Neither. Life is beautiful.
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