NATO, you’ll be pleased to hear, according to Donald Trump, is no longer obsolete. This quality, of having become obsolete and then having mysteriously ceased to be obsolete puts NATO in some outstanding company.
The Cold War was obsolete. Not any more.
Remember when torture was obsolete? It’s easy to remember but still somehow hard to imagine, so thorough has its revitalization been.
The Ku Klux Klan has been obsolete at least a couple of times in U.S. history. Somehow it’s just