Bob Woodward

Alternative Fact of the Week: Unsung heroes or diabolical deep staters?

Alternative Fact of the Week: Unsung heroes or diabolical deep staters?

With the forthcoming release of “Fear: Trump in the White House,” the Bob Woodward book that more or less portrays the West Wing as “crazy town,” and the recently published New York Times op-ed by an anonymous “senior official in the Trump administration” that essentially confirms the view that the American people have been spared President Donald Trump’s most disastrous impulses only by the grace of insiders quietly thwarting them behind the scenes, the public has gotten a double-dose of yowza (as in: “Yowza, this is some kind of scary stuff”). And it’s left only one lingering question: Is this reporting factual or alternative factual?

Given that we are not Mr. Woodward nor are...

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