There is a great narrative to be written, a first draft of the history of the Trump administration and the long national nightmare it is making us suffer through. Unfortunately, Fear: Trump in the White House by Bob Woodward isn't it.
Having slogged through Michael Wolff's gossipy Fire and Fury and Omarosa Manigault-Newman's self-serving but not very self-aware Unhinged, I had high hopes for Woodward's book. The legendary Washington Post reporter has dished the goods on five presidents now, famously helping to bring down one. If anyone could bring us back to Earth and do the full Nixon number on Trump, many thought, it would be Woodward. Read more...More about Trump, Bob Woodward, Entertainment, Books, and Politics