2016 Elections

Convention's Unifying Theme So Far: Incompetence

Trump campaign's attacks on other Republicans won't do much for party solidarity.

The protesters don't know the half of it.

Photographer: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

While Melania Trump was speaking, I tweeted that she was giving a perfectly serviceable speech about someone who did not bear much resemblance to her husband. I was thinking of her description of him as a unifier governing in the best interests of all Americans, including Muslims, and her failure to tell a single story to illustrate his alleged virtues.

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