- Our president may be a boorish incompetent, but he's not a traitor. If you've been marinating in left-wing commentary, that's probably unexpected, but it's good news. A dramatic Trumpian exit would admittedly have had its charms. But do we really want to hear that the Oval Office has been occupied by a Putin puppet for more than two years? It's a relief to hear that American democracy isn't quite that sick.
- Arthur C. Clarke
It's worth observing that Mueller's report, whatever it contains, was not about whether the Russians knowingly colluded with Trump, it was about whether Trump knowingly colluded with the Russians.