Is “God Made Trump” a Deification or Politics as Usual (or Both)? Also, Plastic Rocks Are Now a Thing

James Keys and Tunde Ogunlana react to the “God Made Trump” video and the trend of comparing Donald Trump to Jesus or other biblical figures ,and consider whether what we are seeing is normal politics, a religious movement, or something else altogether (1:31).  The guys also discuss plastistones, the newly discovered sedimentary rock that is being seen around the world and is based in part on our plastic waste (45:15).

Trump shares bizarre biblical video saying God made him to be America’s ‘caretaker’ (The Independent)

The Deification of Donald Trump Poses Some Interesting Questions (NY Times)

Experts alarmed after Trump demands immunity to do “infinite crimes” in 2 am Truth Social rant (Salon)

A New Study Shows Us the Single Biggest Motivation for the Jan. 6 Rioters | Amanpour and Company (YouTube)

Republican senator says ‘democracy isn’t the objective’ of US system (The Guardian)

A Strange Plastic Rock Has Ominously Invaded 5 Continents (Popular Mechanics)