Eliot wrote that the world ends “not with a bang but a whimper”: he might be right, but then on the other hand maybe it will end with a bang? Or maybe it’ll end with crab-human mutants? And just maybe it’s time for you to decide which.
Beneath an exterior that has been described as ‘doughy’ and ‘repulsive’ lies a gold-plated poet’s soul. It just needed unearthed. And Rob Sears has unearthed it, assembling Donald Trump’s words into astonishing poetry. Lyricism? The best lyricism – yuuuuge. The Beautiful Poetry of Donald Trump is out now! This reading of the mesmerising, elegiac ‘These people are losers’ comes from the audio edition read by Jon Culshaw.