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Today the Associated Press reported that the God-King decided to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria after talking to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan last week. The Washington Monthly’s Martin Longman explains why this impulsive act should end the God-King’s reign and AxiosJim VandeHei and Mike Allen report that many Republicans are ready to bail on him, which matches gossip offered on CNN by the New York Times’ Maggie Haberman, and the Washington Post’s Philip Rucker, Robert Costa, and Josh Dawsey report that the God-King’s erratic, tantrum-driven style has plunged both the government and the markets into chaos. Is the latest edition of This Is The Last Straw yet another case of mass wishing?


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