Jeff Bezos

Trumpocalypse Now: Are you panicking or taking a deep breath?

Trumpocalypse Now: Are you panicking or taking a deep breath?

It’s been slightly more than two weeks since slightly less than half of those who voted in the presidential election set Western civilization on a possible course toward destruction.

As with any traumatic event, there’s no “right” way to process the aftermath, though when it comes to the Trumpocalypse a curious dichotomy has emerged. Those who are unhappy about the results (and “unhappy” here ranges from “concerned” to “suicidal”) seem to be operating in either panic mode or “everyone take a deep breath” mode.

Panic mode is easy to spot. If your Facebook feed resembles mine, which is to say if it’s...

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