New highpoint in American culture: “Quid pro quo?”

How long has it been since most of the country was using Latin in regular speech? How long since the meaning of a Latin phrase has been hotly disputed? Americans, usually disparaged for their mono-liguisim, are consumed with an ancient and consequential language; one could think Donald Trump is responsible for this.

Who woulda thought? Who would have seen him as a force for cultural restoration? Musta been some subtle Trump strategy, ya think?

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