In a scene that is more suitable for a place like North Korea, Donald Trump spent the first part of his first ever full cabinet meeting having his appointees take turns heaping praise on him.  These sad people understand that the only way to stay in Trump’s favor is by telling him how great he is. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this. 

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced