His mistake was and is not to differentiate between the “good” press that tries to do its job properly and honestly and the shitty “press” that only sells “paper” or buys “audience.” And he forgot to mention the social media as one medium in the “press” today, and yet he uses them systematically to spread his ranting and raving in the world as if it were the revelation of the next century. The man thinks he is a prophet and what’s more a prophet that NO ONE, ABSOLUTELY NO ONE can question. The man is frankly unfit even to be a totalitarian leader. He cannot plan beyond his previous tweet, let alone the next one.

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Dr Jacques COULARDEAU, PhD in Germanic Linguistics (University Lille III) and ESP Teaching (University Bordeaux II) has been teaching all types of ESP

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