Mister Tee wrote:
We were the ones who succumbed to the disease but showed the way to the antidote.
Now, I don't want to OVERstate our role in the European elections, either. As Marco might say, we Americans love to take credit for everything.
But I do wonder if Trump's insulting the mayor of London might have had even a little bit of an effect? And, in general, what if we had elected a fascist who had an appealing, attractive personality, instead of this pig?
Of course there are many reasons why May is turning out to be the La La Land of national politics. But I've not heard anyone suggest the possibility that having the audacity to call for a snap election might have lost her some support. The pride before the fall.