The irresistible allure of American Show Trials

by John Ward Why are we so fascinated by the Brett Kavanaugh Karno’s Circus? The Slog investigates.   ¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤¤ I’ve spent over forty years seeing bits of America (tip: it’s huge,