It’s the simplicity of this quote from Donald Trump’s phone call with President Zelenskiy, trying to get him to investigate Joe Biden in exchange for monetary aid to Ukraine, which makes it so powerful.
Powerful enough to launch the impeachment process against Trump.
You don’t have to know anything about politics to understand it. Like a line from a mob movie, it’s meaning is clear and obvious, You scratch my back, I’ll scratch yours.
As I see it, this is the Trump finally getting caught in an illegal and unethical way of behaving that has worked for him his whole life, inside the White House and out. And for once, he is being held accountable for his actions.
I thought this hankie was just right for the quote because it’s a souvenir of the Captial. But also because of the phallic nature of the Washington Monument as a symbol of the toxic masculinity of Donald Trump.
There always seems to be another quote from Donald Trump worthy of a #tinypricks. One of the things that I love about #tinypricks is the inherently feminine collaborative nature of it. Everyone is invited to be a part of it. You can find out how here.