Timing was everything – all the pieces had to be in place to act. But they weren’t. As the weeks wore on and February turned to March and March into April, the plotters grew anxious. Every passing day made it more likely that their plan would be leaked and exposed. It actually was exposed once – a CNN reporter did a segment headlined “Rumors of a Military Coup in Swirl in Washington” before the executives shut it down. Luckily for the conspirators it was on Chris Cuomo’s show, so no one saw it.
Monday, July 31, 2017
Reboot of Seven Days in May
Kurt Schlichter imagines a more or less standard military-type coup against Trump. Which (this being Kurt Schlichter) would not be without the occasional comic incident: