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Goldberg: Kavanaugh confirmation was ugly, and things will only get uglier

Goldberg: Kavanaugh confirmation was ugly, and things will only get uglier

Confirming Brett Kavanaugh was the best outcome at the end of a hellish decision tree that left the country with no ideal option.

Reasonable people may differ on that. But what seems more obvious: It's all going to get worse. Because everyone is taking the wrong lessons from the Kavanaugh debacle.

Let's start with the president. In an interview a week ago on Fox News Channel's "Justice with Judge Jeanine," President Donald Trump said that he was the one who "evened the playing field" for Mr. Kavanaugh when he mocked Christine Blasey Ford at a Mississippi rally the previous week.

"Well, there were a lot of things happening that weren't correct,...

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