“It’s difficult to exaggerate how hard it is to earn a reputation as a dick in Washington. It’s like being known as a real nerd by fellow scientists at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, or as the resident prude by sisters at a nunnery.” The Atlantic’s Graeme Wood with a profile of John Bolton, who “is, incredibly, the only senior security official close to Trump who has seen how a normal White House works.” Will John Bolton Bring on Armageddon—Or Stave It Off?