Because it’s not really a wall that Trump is after, if indeed it ever was. It’s a victory for victory’s sake. It’s a show of his might. It’s proof of his potency.
Tuesday, January 08, 2019
NY Times: The Wall Is a Symbol of Donald Trump’s Neediness - Seldom has a president’s ego required so much shoring up. There’s not enough concrete in creation for that job. By Frank Bruni