September 25, 2018
METAPHOR AS ARGUMENT
Yesterday, on the steps of the United Nations building in New York City, self-proclaimed germophobe Donald J. Trump expressed amazement over the accusations against Brett Kavanaugh: “For people to come out of the woodwork from 36 years ago and 30 years ago. . . .” Well, what does come out of woodwork? Things small, destructive, and unclean. Rats, powder post beetles, death watch beetles, carpenter ants, termites.