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The Antichrist Trap: Trump Isn’t the Whole Story

Peter Laarman

Far too many of our self-anointed progressive saviors speak as though Trump’s overthrow will make everything good again. A bargain-priced plastic surgeon might want to convince us that removing a large carbuncle will render our face entirely beautiful, but can that kind of pitch really be trusted?

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[Photo: A distressed, broken-down sign of Camden Park is eerily illuminated in the foreground. In the background looms an ominous rollercoaster in an abandoned theme park.]

So many politicians, writers, and journalists get the complex narratives of Appalachia wrong—yet a new video game gets West Virginia mostly right.

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