When President Trump leaves office in January, what will he do next? The common theory, circulating since his 2016 campaign, is he’ll launch some sort of media venture.
That still strikes me as probable, but after half a decade of Trump dominating our national life, I think it safe to venture a more specific prediction: He may well start a Prairie Home Companion-style project which fills the hole in right-wing media soon to be left by talk radio titan Rush Limbaugh.
The major weakness of the Trump TV idea was always its format. It is impossible to imagine Trump, who is well-known for maintaining a