Other than some people enjoying the job of Witch Finder General?

Witch hunts in the Western world, past and present

Peter T. Leeson 01 September 2018

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One neglected facet of the Colonial witch hunt was that surviving being weighted down and tossed into a pond was proof that the suspect was a witch. Trump is occasionally subjected to this procedure, as when he fails to repudiate Republicans in the wake of the Charlottesville melee, and when he fails to disparage Putin on the occasion of a joint press conference. Aides believe that some of the daily moves against Trump are solely to bait him into a counter-reaction that will be proof of Obstruction of Justice. Then again, Republican aides are notorious for paralyzing themselves and their… Read more »