If Jeff Foxworthy wrote a series of jokes that started with “you know you’re a dictator if…“, at least one of them would end with this:
…you think your authority to govern was bestowed upon you by the Almighty.
Indeed, governing by Divine Right is a dictatorial cliché.
Well on Saturday, in a commencement speech at the country’s largest Christian university, Trump “went there” when he first told the graduating class that “in America, we don’t worship government, we worship God,” on the way to suggesting that “in America,” “God” is synonymous with “Trump.” Here’s the clip:
— CBS News (@CBSNews) May 13, 2017
Yes, the fact that Donald Trump was “standing before [those students] as President of the United States” really “required major help from God.”
“And we got it.”
“Do we agree?”
Why yes, we do indeed “agree.”
Here’s what “God” looks like: