Bret Stephens: Trump's 'Achilles Heel' Is That He 'Can't Apologize'

Joe Scarborough asks his MSNBC panel why this Charlottesville “tipping point” will be any different from President Trump’s other failures such as “calling a former Miss Universe fat,” “insulting a Gold Star mother,” and “pretending he didn’t know who David Duke was.” After all, why would this slip-up be any different from his countless others? In response, New York Times columnist Bret Stephens says Trump’s “Achilles heel is that this is a guy who can’t apologize.” He certainly hasn’t apologized for his moral equivalency statement on the neo-Nazi marchers yet.

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